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Pilgrim Trail recommended route Stage 2

Part 2 of the Viking trail, Trästabron (the Trästa bridge) to Häverö church

Pilgrim Trail · Uppland · Open
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At the Trästa bridge, old paths and roads lead through woodland and pastures, passing by old foundations, stone walls and settlement-remains, to Häverö church. 
Open
moderate
Distance 8.7 km
2:10 h
17 m
22 m
37 m
15 m

It is a beautiful walk and the scenery varies. At the start of this stretch you will get glimpses of Väddö canal, the valley with its farmland, ancient remnants and stretches of old road. Further on you will pass farms and villages. 

 

 

Author’s recommendation

There is fresh water at Häverö church and there are also toilets.
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Highest point
37 m
Lowest point
15 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

 In case of emergency or illness call 112.  Healthcare information for minor ailments can be found by calling 1177 or visiting 1177.se.

 

Tips and hints

There is usually drinking water and public toilets by the churches. Look for signs for safe drinking water.

Further information on the freedom to roam

In case of emergency or illness call 112.  Healthcare information for minor ailments can be found by calling 1177 or visiting 1177.se on the internet.

Start

Trästa bridge (28 m)
Coordinates:
DD
60.053760, 18.763086
DMS
60°03'13.5"N 18°45'47.1"E
UTM
34V 375448 6659505
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Destination

Häverö church

Turn-by-turn directions

Just after the Trästa bridge, enter Trästabyväg carefully following trail information. Please walk on the left side of the road and beware of oncoming traffic. During summer the road is heavily trafficked. 

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Public transport

How to get here Upplandslokaltrafik or SL

For far away travellers Resrobot

Parking

Parking available nearby Trästa bridge

Coordinates

DD
60.053760, 18.763086
DMS
60°03'13.5"N 18°45'47.1"E
UTM
34V 375448 6659505
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

This is a relatively easy walk, but remember to wear comfortable shoes and a backpack that is not too heavy.

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Status
Open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.7 km
Duration
2:10 h
Ascent
17 m
Descent
22 m
Highest point
37 m
Lowest point
15 m
Multi-stage route Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Linear route

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