Hiking on Bogesund

Vaxholm

Hiking tour in the great forest of Bogesund is a way to enjoy nature and get an insight into history from the beginning of time.

To hike on Bogesund in a great forest of both history and a beautiful nature. You will pass rune stones and places where the Vikings existed 1000 years ago, even the beutiful Bogesund castle and the many stories about the nobles who lived there. Depending on the season, there are different things to explore on Bogesund.

At Vaxholm Tourist Office you can find a map of the hiking trails on Bogesund partly along the water with the opportunity to see the rich animal and bird life, deer, fox, beaver and wild boar. Behind Bogesund castle is Bogesund hostel with accomodation if you wish to spend the night close to nature.
If you want to stay in the centre part of Vaxholm you can choose Vaxholms Bed and Breakfast, they can arrange both a picnic basket and lunch bag with lunch box or barbecue package if you wish.