Quote Originally Posted by jfdupuis View Post
Thanks for the Durehaven suggestion. You're right, it's a very nice place. In fact, I'm living quite close to it and go there pretty often. I now looking for something else. What I would like to find would be the equivalent of a national park, where it's possible to do some day hike like I'm used to in Canada. That could be anywhere within let say 1-3h by train.
I think you need to think Sweden:

If you want to take a one or 2 night stay Söderåsen is nice, some pictures here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/lahnet/...7608048487444/
Stay her right next to the park:
http://www.soderasensvandrarhem.se/dan/hostel.php
Web site:
http://www.nationalpark-soderasen.lst.se/

Another destination is Kullen, perfect for a one day trip:
Pictures here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/lahnet/...7602474803993/
Web here:
http://www.sydsverige.dk/?pageID=285