Running in Marselisborg Skov

Hiking and running trails in Aarhus

Photo: VisitAarhus

Aarhus is situated near beach and forrest and offer many fantastic nature experiences. Below you can find suggestions for hiking and running routes in and around Aarhus.

Aarhus have all sorts of terrains in form of hills and valleys, forrests and beaches, lakes, rivers and sea. The trails are designed to enjoy the nature, get some exercise and be together with family and friends while discovering new areas in and around the city.

The below trails and descriptions are primarily in Danish, but you can still use the routes and find inspiration to enjoying a good run or hike.

You can also go on an exciting running tour of Aarhus with Go! Running Tours. Read more here.

Sunbeams over Aarhus

Experience the amazing nature, the fresh air, and the sunshine on these routes in Aarhus.

Outdoor fitness parks

If you enjoy running in beautiful natural surroundings, there are ample opportunities in and around Aarhus, where you can also combine running with a ...

Rules of the countryside

Visitors must take special care at some of the Nature Agency's properties.

Outside Aarhus

Go hiking in the National Park Mols Bjerge and experience the Danish glacial landscape.