On the eastern outskirts of Ystad, in the northern Sandskog, there are playgrounds for kids and grown ups! There is an outdoor gym for adults.
Just next to it, there is a playground called Skogsparken for kids.
You will find a sand box, swing, a wooden airplane a climbing structure as well as picnic tables.
Easy parking, and there are also locker rooms and bathrooms open from 8 am to 10 pm on weekdays and 8 am - 8 pm on weekends.
In 2007 this area was turned into a nature reserve. The forest is predominantly pine. During the 19th century, pine trees were planted here to stop the sand from blowing away, a significant problem for the town of Ystad at the time. Some of the exposed tree roots show how easily the sand can move...