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Sources of the Gudenå and Skjern Å

The sources of the Gudenå and Skjern å springs with only a few 100 meters distance and runs in opposite directions towards Kattegat and Vesterhavet. Explore this fantastic nature pearl in the middle of Jutland and find all the quiet spots in nature.

The sources of the Gudenå and Skjern å springs with only a few 100 meters distance and runs in opposite directions towards Kattegat and Vesterhavet. The area contains an exciting and fascinating story of a nature created my the icecapes during the last ice age and of human suse of nature throughout centuries. The area is a part of the Danish “naturkanon” from 2019, which counts 15 unique nature spots. 

Go and explore the many historical trails. Find the remnants of the first waterpark in Denmark and take a walk on the Hærvej, the main road through Jutland for thousands of years, which found its natural run in the middle of the two springs, so that wanderers could pass dryfooted through the landscape. Explore this fantastic nature pearl in the middle of Jutland and find all the quiet spots in nature. Here, you can experience nature up close – and you set the pace and decide whether you want to travel by canoo, by bicycle or by foot.
 

I hele juli måned kan du hver dag hoppe på den gratis bus, der sejler mod strømmen på Gudenåen. Start din kanotur i Tørring, sejl med strømmen og bliv fragtet tilbage til Tørring med bussen. Hvis du lejer din kano eller kajak hos Tørring Kanoudlejning skal du ikke bekymre dig om at få kanoen tilbage til Tørring - det klarer udlejeren. Bussen kører fra Åstedbro Teltplads kl 16:00 og fra Åle Teltplads klokken 16:30.