Jutland location which border the region is a something special, not least in the light of history.
After reunification in 1920, the border and shipping guarded by border guards. Patrolled on foot along the coast.
From the border to Høruphav grænsegendarmernes route recreated (74 km).
Gendarme is among the most beautiful hiking trails in Denmark. In a historic part of the country and with a varied countryside as companion, it's not hard to rejoice and marvel:
... Over historical monuments,
... Over varied landscapes
... Over stunning vistas that you can experience when you ask climb onto the highest points along the way.
Gendarme winds through an impressive scenic walk with a very varied coastal scenery.
The signage for the trail is a blue gendarme.
Link to video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GLDvEG9FyHU
Below are cards that can be printed out from the individual areas of Gendarme. Good trip!
Click for map.