During this walk you will explore an Island in the Meuse. Stevensweert and Ohé en Laak are located on an island between two Maas arms, which has influenced the history of both villages.
De Groote Peel National Park is a beautiful hiking area with a rich nature. The former peat bog area also has a special history, many traces of which can still be seen in the field. The history of peat extraction and other uses of the peat also lives on in the many field names.
The hike starts in the floodplains of the Maas and follows the Eckelse stream to the Berger forest. The Berger forest is a sub-area of the Maasduinen National Park. The park owes its name to the striking drifting sand ridges called parabolic dunes.
The walk goes along the edge of the National Park De Meinweg to the nature reserve De Turfkoelen. At Daelenbroeck Castle it goes in the direction of the meandering Roer and the Rode Beek. Just across the border with Germany you come to the Effelder Waldsee.
Walking tour through GrensPark Kempen-Broek on the border of the Netherlands and Belgium. The walking tour goes through the nature reserves Areven, Stramprooierheide and in the Stramprooierbroek along the Abeek a stream that forms the border with the Netherlands.
This short walk in the Kempen-Broek goes through a beautiful piece of nature over a plank path to a fen with a viewing wall. You will also pass windmill De Hoop and at the starting point you can take a look at the small war cemetery of Swartbroek.
Walking tour through the Bosserheide and the Bergerheide both areas are part of the Maasduinen National Park. The Bosserheide is an area that consists of coniferous forest with small open spaces with heather and drifting sand. The Bergerheide consists of coniferous and heathland areas, drifting sands and a number of fens.
Walking tour through the Aastbroek and Broekhuizerweerd, over the Swolgender heath and through the Schuitwater. Aastbroek is a nature reserve that consists of small meadows. Broekhuizerweerd arose after clay extraction for the raising of the quays, this has given the Maas more control over this area and in a few years a special piece of river nature has emerged. The Swolgender heathland is a mix of forest and heathland with a striking transition to an old Maas meander the Schuitwater an area that consists of marsh and open water.
Walking tour for the lover of open landscapes. The hike goes through the brook valley of the Tungelroyse brook, Beijlshof estate and along the brook valley of the Haelense brook on the edge of the Exaten estate.
The walking tour takes you through the nature areas De Waterbloem, Kleine and Grote Moost, De Zwarte Peel, Nederpeel and the Spaans Bos. The forests of Waterbloem form a varied forest area with groves, swamps and grasslands. The Roggelsche Beek flows through the area. The area was a large swamp area until around 1850. The Kleine and Grote Moost are peel remains along the Noordervaart.
Hike through the Marisberg forest area, the peel remnant 't Zinkske, the nature reserves 't Molentje, and Het Kwakvors. During the hike you will pass a number of times along a canal, the Canal of Deurne and the Helenavaart. Both channels were dug to dewater the Peel with the aim of peat extraction.
Walking tour through the Leudal nature reserve, a wooded area with stream valleys and a higher open area with heath. The Leubeek (upstream the Tungelroyse Beek) and the Zelsterbeek flow through the area, the hike follows both streams with nice height differences in various places such as the Litsberg with a steep sand wall with the meandering Leubeek at its foot. On the higher part of the area, the walk goes through the Busjop burial ground, a vast burial ground with 17 burial mounds, including a long bed.
Walking tour in the Maasduinen National Park through the nature reserves Arcen Estate, the Ravenvennen and through Barbara's Weerd. The Leeremarksche Heide in nature reserve Arcen Estate and the Lommerheide and Schandelosche Heide in nature reserve Ravenvennen are varied forest areas with differences in height due to drifting dunes in various places, there is not much heathland to see, contrary to what the names suggest.
This walking tour goes through the Mookerheide, the forest of Groesbeek and through the Sint-Jansberg nature reserve. The Mookerheide is located on the spur of the Nijmegen moraine and has significant height differences. Because of this, people have beautiful views over the land of Cuijk at some points.
Walking tour through the cross-border nature reserve Kempen-Broek on the border of the Netherlands and Belgium. The walking tour goes through the Smeetshof, the Kettingdijk and the Laura forests.
A nice walking tour through the forest areas of Zwartwater, Ballonzuilen forests, Testrik and the Vliegveld forests. All forest areas have something in common, they are planted on wild peeling grounds for wood production. During the walking tour one will notice that they differ a lot from each other.