Day-walks...
Here are a few suggestions of sections that can be reached from the Stockholm area by underground (U), Bus (B) or train (T)/commuter train (C).

Section
1
   Björkhagen (U) - Skogshyddan (B), 8 km
2   Skogshyddan (B) - Alby recreation centre (B), 6 km
3   Alby recreation centre (B) - Tyresta village (B), 12 km
4   Tyresta village (B) - Handen (Rudans gård) (C), 13 km
5:1   Kvarnängens sports ground, Nynäshamn (C) - Vansta, Ösmo (C), 9.5 km
5:2   Vansta, Ösmo (C) - (Segersäng, 7 km, C) - Hemfosa (C), 14 km
6:1+6   Huddinge station (B/C) - Lida (B), 20 km
11+part of 12+12:1   Järna (C) - Mölnbo (C), 16 km
15:1+part of 15   Läggesta (T) - Road 223 (B), 11 km
Here you can add a shorter (6 km) or longer (10 km) loop towards Skottvång, Section 15 one way and Section 15:2 the other way.

For traffic information - route planning, timetables, maps, etc. contact SL (Greater Stockholm Public Transport Company)
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3-day hike, short distances
Easy hiking, with great wilderness sensation.
Section 12:1, part of section 12 and 13:1. Mölnbo-Gnesta, approx. 32 km. The sections can be reached by public transport from Stockholm.
Accommodation: shelter or tent.

Day 1
Commuter train to Mölnbo, walk north on Section 12:1 (5 km), then a few kilometres on Section 12 (turn left) until you reach lake Lilla Horssjön, where there is a shelter.
Day 2
Continue approx. 6 km on Section 12 to Yngsviken, where Section 13 starts. Continue a further approx 6 km to lake Djupsjön, and the next shelter.
Day 3
After 1 km on Section 13, turn left for Gnesta on Section 13:1. Return by commuter train to Stockholm.
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Wilderness trail, Läggesta - (Skottvång) - Gnesta/Mölnbo/Järna/Södertälje

Train from Stockholm to Läggesta. Return to Stockholm by commuter train from Gnesta, Mölnbo, Järna or Södertälje.

Alternative 1 - Sections 15:1, half of 15, 14, half of 13, and 13:1 to Gnesta, 38 km.
Alternative 2 - Sections 15:1, half of 15, 14, 12km on 13, and 12:1 to Mölnbo, 45 km.
Alternative 3 - Sections 15:1, half of 15, 14, 13, 12, and 11 to Järna, 50 km.
Alternative 4 - as alternative 3, sections 10 and 9 to Södertälje station, 70 km.

Hikes can be extended by a loop to Skottvång iron ore mine. Continue on Section 15 to the mine and return on Section 15:2, 10 km.

Sections are partly hilly and pass largely through remnants of old mining settlements, as evident from several mining shafts. The terrain is wild and uninhabited and the path leads through pine forests, past bogs and moors, taking in several lakes for swimming.
Accommodation: shelter or tent. Skottvång mine offers indoor overnight facilities (070-535 18 51). Toilets and tap water. Restaurant (mainly summertime) and indoor overnight facilities (0158-259 00). 
A number of natural wells are found along the path. Quality and quantity cannot be guaranteed. Lake water (boiled) can be used for cooking.

Commuter train

Commuter train

Bus

Bus


Skottvångsskogen

Skottvångsskogen

Stenhuggarmon

Stenhuggarmon