Hesteskoen is the only nature area in Aalborg East where people can get all close to the fjord. There are many opportunities for outdoor activities near or at the Limfjord. There is also the possibility to fish prawns and crabs in the fjord.
There is a nice beach and good swimming area for children and adults. At Hesteskoen, the water is shallow.
It is also possible for canoe- and kayak sailors to spend the night in the shelters on the primitive camp site.