|DDS AAKROGEN||Back to Danish|
The ideal Cottage for
|Room for max. 25 persons in the cottage + 6 - 8 tents on the campsite|
|Below you can
|The Aakrogen History
Aakrogen means the cove on the river (River
|Position||Aakrogen is situated at Svejbæksnævringen on the
southern side of Gudenåen, between Silkeborg and Ry.
The camp goes right down to the river and is neighbouring a huge public forrest to the west. Trafic in the forrest according to certain rules - ask booking warden.
To the east Aakrogen is neighbouring the campingsite "Skyttehuset" (open may - september), and to the south is a private forrest, - no admission.
|The Aakrogen area is 6000 m² and is a closed,
forrest-encircled site. The cottage is placed on a
plateau in the south-western corner, with a wiew over the
rest of the site. Best camping-area is the western part
of the site.
At the middle of the site, a big fireplace for campfires is situated.
|Activites||Aakrogen offers good oppotunities for
scout activites such as:
* Pioneering - Laths in a limited quantity available on the site
* Water-activites - Rafting - Canoing
Aakrogen is a perfect base for hikes to a number af
attractions in the Midjutland area:
* Sailing on the lakes to Silkeborg or Ry with Hjejlen - the oldest steam padler in the world
* Trip to Silkeborg:
|Traveling||Aakrogen is easily reached by cars
Train or coach to Silkeborg
Bus from Silkeborg to Virklund - walk from Virklund to Aakrogen - 5,8 km
The Hjejleboats from Silkeborg to Svejbæk Færge
or coach to Ry
|Proviant||The Campingsite "Skyttehuset" has a small
store (open may - september) with a range of common food
in limited quantities.
Food can be preordered.
In Virklund (5,8 km) there are
two supermarkets - Daglig-Brugsen and Merko Supermarked
|Booking||The cottage and campsite is hired out as one unit and
can be prebooked up to12 months in advance.
Lease and instructions on payment will be forwarded as soon as an agreement is made.
For booking please contact:
|Latest update 11-03-02|