Best dog hikes in the North Sea

Photo: Stephan Aebi

Discover the best walks in the North Sea for you and your dog. From dune plantations to lush forests, enjoy the beauty of nature and time with your dog.

The North Sea is a true paradise for nature lovers and their dogs. With its varied landscapes, from wide sandy beaches to lush forests and moors, the North Sea offers a wealth of hiking opportunities that your dog will love. Here's our guide to the best dog walks in the North Sea when taking your dog on holiday.

Photo: Jamie Street

Blåbjerg Plantation

Blåbjerg Plantation is an ideal place for a hike with your dog. The plantation offers a variety of routes through the forest and dunes, and there are many places where your dog can run free.

Udsigt over Skjern enge og trækfærgen
Photo: Karsten Madsen

Skjern Dog Field

This scenic route runs along the Skjern River and offers unique views of the river and the surrounding landscape. Remember that dogs must be kept on a lead on this route.

Cykeltur ved Filsø
Photo: Thomas Høyrup Christensen


Filsø is one of Denmark's largest lakes and home to a wide range of animal species. The marked path around the lake is ideal for a hike with your dog. However, remember to keep your dog on a lead as the area is rich in wildlife.

Udsigt over feriehus område ved Vejers
Photo: Sol og Strand Feriehusudlejning

Hiking around Vejers Strand

The area around Vejers Strand offers many good hiking routes, both on the beach and in the dunes. During the winter months, dogs can run free on the beach, making it a particularly good destination for a hike.

Bagges Dæmning - Drone
Photo: Flying October

Bagges dæming

Take a fantastic trip to Bagges Dæmning between Søndervig, Kloster and Ringkøbing. A "walk" on the water over Ringkøbing Fjord. 


When walking your dog in nature, it's important to respect the local wildlife and the rules that apply to dogs. Always remember to clean up after your dog and keep it on a lead where required.