Hike with a Local

Do you like to get close to nature? Let a Local show you their favourite places!

Discover the Skövde countryside

Come with Angelica and her son Dominic for a short hike and coffee break. They will take you on a tour outside Skövde where you can find rippling water and birdsong and enjoy some time together.

Read more about Angelica and contact her here: contact Angelica

Vandra i Skövde

Hiking and ghost stories

If you are you looking for a little mystery that surrounds an unbelievably beautiful lake then let Elisabeth take you for a walk around Svartesjön (The Black Lake). She will share an astonishing ghost story with you that has followed her since she was a child.

See a film about Svartesjön and contact Elisabeth click here: meet Elisabeth

Vandra i Floby

Hiking around beautiful Sjötorp on the Göta Canal

Seize the opportunity to discover the Göta Canal in a different way by going by bike or on foot with Alf, who grew up in Sjötorp. You’ll get to see everything from boats going through the locks to Blomstervägen (The Flower Road) which winds through lush forests.

Read more about Alf and see the film here: meet Alf

Vandra vid Sjötorp, Götakanal

Walking, forest bathing and yoga

Why not combine a forest walk with some relaxing forest bathing and yoga. Try something new with Elisabeth! She takes you out into the woods and opens your senses to a whole new nature experience. It is a walk where you try different breathing techniques in combination with each step, in order to achieve calm, a deeper presence and increased awareness, and to find strength and replenish yourself with new energy.

Read more about forest bathing here: contact Elisabeth

Vandring Hyssna

Hiking on the island of Tjörn

Imagine getting a private tour of the holiday paradise Tjörn. Take the opportunity for this unique experience hiking with Susanne to Fjällebrokvarnen (Mountain Bridge Mill) or visit Mällby Estate, visit beautiful Valla church or take a swim in the sea.

If you’d like to visit the island of Tjörn and meet Susanne, click here: contact Susanne

Vandra på Tjörn

Walk the Gotaleden with company

Gotaleden is a picturesque hiking trail running from Gothenburg to Alingsås. A particularly beautiful part is between Norsesund and Västrabodarna. This section follows the lake shore, past some beautiful houses to a beach. If you’d like some good company for this part of the trail and get some coffee and home baked buns then contact our Local, Anna.

If you’d like to hike part of the Götaleden and meet Anna, click here: contact Anna

Vandring Norsesund Gotaleden

Hiking, just outside Gothenburg

Just 30 minutes by train from the city you can be in the forest beside Lake Mjörn, West Sweden’s largest lake. Mikael lives here in Norsesund with his family. He is happy to take you out and show you his favourite spots and if the weather allows, your walk ends with cooking sausages and bread over an open fire.

If you want to go walking just outside Gothenburg and meet Mikael click here: contact Mikael


Vandra Norsesund