Ryde Plantation was in the year 1900 meant primarily as production area of pine wood. Today pine has almost vanished from the plantation and is now a natural Danish forest. Ryde plantation invites you to use two of their different hiking routes.
The blue route is 1 km and starts in the old beech forest, and passes some of the old peats. The peats today appears as marsh and the rare sharpsnout frog breeds here.
Red route is 3 km and here you can enjoy marsh and forest lakes. Various pine sorts can still be found on this route along with oak, willow, asp and ash.