Rolling heathlands and wooded paths in De Wijers

  • Belgium
  • Flanders
  • Houthalen-Helchteren
  • 28.18 km (Approximately 01:39 u)
  • Cycling route 1274111
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Rolling heathlands and wooded paths in De Wijers

  • Belgium
  • Flanders
  • Houthalen-Helchteren
  • 28.18 km (Approximately 01:39 u)
  • Cycling route 1274111
Variety trumps. Rolling heathlands and sandy plains alternate with forests and meadows. You pass Kelchterhoef, Hengelhoef and some cozy village centers. Ideal for taking your cycling break. In Kelchterhoef you will experience De Wijers through and through with its numerous ponds, the 20-hectare pond and characteristic farms. You can relax on the tree dream bench at Hoeve Mieneke or on the wooden platform on the water. Why not even order a picnic package and enjoy it on the picnic island in the reeds? At the idyllically situated visitor center Limburgs Landschap in Hengelhoef you get an exceptional view over the grasslands of the valley of the Roosterbeek. In the Ten Haagdoorn nature reserve you will find one of the most valuable landscapes in Limburg with its inland dunes, fens, forests and heathland.

Directions

# Description Distance
Domein Kelchterhoef (Kelchterhoefstraat, 3530, Houthalen-Helchteren, Flanders, Belgium) 0.00 km
317
317 (3530, Houthalen-Helchteren, Flanders, Belgium) 4.14 km
316
316 (3530, Houthalen-Helchteren, Flanders, Belgium) 9.24 km
300
300 (Kolverenstraat, 3520, Zonhoven, Flanders, Belgium) 12.35 km
305
305 (3520, Zonhoven, Flanders, Belgium) 13.39 km
79
79 (3600, Genk, Flanders, Belgium) 19.69 km

Sights

Domein Kelchterhoef

Kelchterhoefstraat
3530 Houthalen-Helchteren
http://www.toerismehouthalen-helchteren.be

Kelchterhoef is the ideal starting point to discover De Wijers or ideal for taking your cycling break. Enjoy a nice drink in Hoeve Jan, De Bosberg, tavern Het Vaartje or 'd Ouw Keet. The latter two are located on a 20 ha large lake and from the terrace you get the beautiful view as a gift. You can also take a break on the tree dream bench at Hoeve Mieneke or the wooden deck on the water. Why not even order a picnic package and eat on the picnic island in the reeds?

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