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Activities in the Lake District

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Are you going biking, golfing, riding – or something entirely different during your holiday? Look here for inspiration for your stay among the wide selection of possibilities across the Lake District. Find out how you can be active, get your heart rate up, and enjoy a well-deserved holiday

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Mountain biking in the Lake District in Denmark
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MTB in the Lake District

If you are into full speed ahead, MTB will be just perfect for you, as well. The Lake District has some of the best mountain bike routes in the country that will take you through the rolling and rugged forests.

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AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Zoo
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AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Zoo

AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Park is a family-friendly discovery centre featuring northern Europe’s largest freshwater aquarium and a nature park with wild animals native to Denmark.

Fuglsang Horseback Riding
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Fuglsang Horseback Riding

Just a 20-minute drive from Silkeborg, near Lake Mossø, you can go riding through the stunning woodlands on the back of Icelandic horses.

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Silkeborg Ry Golf Club
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Silkeborg Ry Golf Club

Silkeborg Ry Golf Club is where nature experiences, relaxed club environment and golf at international level go up in a higher unity. Try the course in Silkeborg, it's an international championship co...

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Himmelbjerg Golf Club
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Himmelbjerg Golf Club

Himmelbjerg Golf Club is a modern golf course consisting of the Himmelbjerg course, an 18-hole course (par 71) and Bakbjerg, a 9-hole Pay & Play course (par 32), which is open to anyone interested in ...

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Outdoor365
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Outdoor365

Outdoor365 er en onlineportal, hvor du kan blive inspireret til outdoor-aktiviteter og udeliv. Du kan finde aktiviteter både til lands, til vands og i luften.

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Indelukkets Miniature Golf
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Indelukkets Miniature Golf

Indelukkets minigolf offers fun and exciting mingolf courses in the middle of the nature, they are the oldest courses in Denmark. You can play either a 9- hole course or take the longer which is 18 ho...

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Adventure Golf DitEvent.dk
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Adventure Golf DitEvent.dk

Play Adventure Golf at Europe's largest 12 hole AdventureGolf facility, or go for a play on the large 18 hole Football Golf Course.

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STUN-park
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STUN-park

STUN-Park is Silkeborg's outdoor skate park, which is placed over the Silkeborg motorway tunnel. The area covers 6000 square meters and are the largest in Denmark. 

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Ry Minigolf
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Ry Minigolf

A round of mini golf on the 18 hole golf course, can be a pleasant activity on a nice summer day.

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Pulsparken in Ry
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Pulsparken in Ry

Go for a run at Pulsparken in Ry and get your pulse up with the many different activities. You can also go for a walk and get your pulse down in the sense zone.

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Galten Skate Park
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Galten Skate Park

At the town square Bytorvet in Galten, 283 m3 of concrete has been poured onto 1100 m2 and made into an ultramodern Skate Park where children, teenagers and youthful souls can have fun on their skateb...

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Ørnekol
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Ørnekol

The mound "Ørnekol" is located on private land, and sometimes the area is grazed by cows. But you may to go through a gate and climb the top.

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Escape Games
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Escape Games

Escape Games is an escape room in Stilling, close to Skanderborg and Aarhus. It is one of the largest escape rooms in Jutland, but more importantly Escape Games is for everybody, young and old.

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The StoRYwalk
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The StoRYwalk

Around Ry, there are some small signs at places, where there is a special story to tell.

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Riverboat Jazz Festival
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Riverboat Jazz Festival

Riverboat Jazz Festival brings more than 100 free concerts to Silkeborg in the lovely Danish summertime. 

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Smukfest
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Smukfest

Smukfest, also known as Skanderborg Festival or Denmark's most Beautiful Festival, is a Danish music festival that takes place every summer during the second weekend of August in the beautiful beech f...

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Hiking in the Silkeborg Forests in Denmark

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