When you are a walker, it is not the last point which counts, but even more the experiences on the road.


Lis Nielsen from The Danish Walking Organisation was President of the European Ramblers Association 2009-2017.

Lis Nielsen, even if the administrative work takes a lot of her time, have had the possibility to walk in many European countries. But, there is no doubt, that being in the nature with a backpack and a tent is that, what she loves most.

Lis Nielsen has been Member of the ERA Presidium as Treasurer since 2001-2009, Member of the Presidium for the Danish Outdoor Council from 2000 to 2009 and president of Dansk Vandrelaug from 1993 to 2001. Today she is also member of the Central Committee behind the World Trail Network.

She was in 2018 elected as president for Club Copenhagen, Dansk Vandrelaug 

Lis Nielsen has presented walking in Europe here:

2019 Catholic University of Valencia

2016 Kajakklubben Esrum sø, Denmark

2015 CIMA Congres, Zarogoza, Spain

2015 American Trails Symposium, Portland, Oregon, USA

2015 Walking Seminar in Shenyang, China

2015 Walking Conference, Tenerife Walking Festival

2014 "International Meetings and Incentives Conference (IMIC)" in Athens, Greece

2014 World Trails Network Conference in Jeju Island, South Korea

2014 Regional trail conference in Stege, Denmark

2013 Scottish Trails in Edinburgh, UK

2012 North see trails conference in Harlem, The Nederlands

2011Trail symposium in Brasov, Romania

2011 ENOS Conference in Annecy, France

Lis Nielsen