The famous Gendarm-path goes through Laerkelunden and provides a good opportunity for a shorter or longer walk.
The Gendarm-path is one of Denmark’s best known and most popular routes. The trail follows the coastline along the fjord to Sønderborg and goes along the same old beautiful trails as the Danish border guards where between Denmark and Germany until 1950.
The Gendarm-path full length is 74 km. from Padborg to Høruphav on South Als, the path is vel markt have shelters for accommodation in tents and other facilities. The path runs most of the way along the water and passes among other Dybboel and Sønderborg.
The Gendarm-path is part of E6 hiking route.