Bornholm Coast path hiking trail project – Denmark

Text and drawings by Frits Ahlefeldt,

In the middle of the Baltic Sea, in Northern Europe, is a small island called Bornholm. And all the way around the shores of this 1.7 billion year old island is a very unique 120km. (75 miles) long coastal trail, that is unlike anything I have seen elsewhere. The Bornholm Coast trail takes around 4-7 days to hike. This page is the story about how I have spend the last 25 years returning to this isolated rock, far out in the sea. To walk around its coastline again and again… 

The Bornholm Coastal trail project is under development in 2018 here on

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