Discover Søhøjlandet

We grew up in Søhøjlandet, the Danish Lake District, and in 2016 we started working on an ambassadors project with the official tourist office VisitSkanderborg to highligten the local region. Read our stories and get inspired to experience the Lake Lands with your own eyes.

Various photos by Shinimichi can also be found in the tourist brochure for 2017

Partner: VisitSkanderborg
Periode 2016 - on going
July 12th, 2018 | Denmark Discover Søhøjlandet: A Weekend at Skanderborg Lake (Part II) As a new day dawned we ran barefoot through the grass kissed by dew and plunged excitedly into the lake. We watched how the expanding ripples swiftly woke the lake [...]
July 9th, 2018 | Denmark Discover Søhøjlandet: A Weekend at Skanderborg Lake (Part I) The weekend was a well needed break for both of us and Skanderborg Lake provided us with the perfect combination of both relaxation and action. This is one of the reasons [...]
June 27th, 2017 | Denmark Discover Søhøjlandet: A stroll through the old Skanderborg Last summer, we spent an afternoon in the old market town of Skanderborg. The city’s train station has been a transit point for many of our worldly adventures but on this day the city itself became our final destination [...]
November 16th, 2016 | Denmark Discover Søhøjlandet: Canoe trip from Ry to Himmelbjerget It may have looked like a gloomy day out there on the water, yet the spirit was high and cheerful as we crossed the lakes from Ry to Himmelbjerget on our two-day canoe trip together with our friend [...]
February 21st, 2016 | Denmark Mother Nature called. She wants us to get outside! A few weeks ago, Mother Nature was begging us to get outside and visit her. She was feeling neglected and for good reasons. Most of December was well spent inside the cosy walls [...]
July 12th, 2015 | Denmark Discover Søhøjlandet: Hiking preparation in Søhøjlandet (The Lake-highland) We spent the previous weekend hiking 14km in the Danish Søhøjlandet as part of our preparation for our 3-days High Coast Hike in Sweden. In the early morning, we took a train [...]
July 9th,2015 | Denmark Discover Søhøjlandet: A summer visit to Himmelbjerget ("The Sky Mountain") This may come as a surprise for some people but we don't have mountains in Denmark. The country is relatively flat but we got hills. In particular, we got hills in Søhøjlandet [...]