Train walking: via Junne van Ommen to Mariënberg

Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands

Hiking route: 420632

based on 3 reviews

Provided by: Blauwnet

18.2 km
04:32 h
1032 kcal
22 m


From Ommen you can follow the course of the Overijsselse Vecht in the direction of Mariënberg. This route takes you through the floodplains of this river with forests, heaths and green meadows. A wonderfully quiet route for nature lovers.

From primeval forest to heathland
Ommen train station is the starting point of this route, on the outskirts of Ommen. From here you walk through the hamlet of Besthmen and then you cross the woods around Ommen. Originally these are primeval forests, but most of them were cut down. Dry heaths and sand drifts were the result. At the end of the 19th century and in the 20th century, the forests were planted again on a large scale. As a result, you can still walk through beautiful forest areas here. Only here and there is a small heath or a sand plain. The forests now have a protected status, so that everything can no longer be cut down just like that.

Views at Beerze
The towns of Junne and Beerze are located on the edge of the forest area. Around Beerze you can enjoy surprising vistas in a varied landscape. You will also find all kinds of animals here. Keep your eyes open, don't make too much noise and maybe you can spot a deer.

Marienberg on the Vecht
You will eventually arrive at the Mariënberg train station. Mariënberg is a small village near the Vecht. The village was founded in the 14th century when the Brothers from the monastery near Sibculo built a hut here as a base for their work in the peat bogs east of the current village. From there, a village grew up on this spot.

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Train discount for walkers: 2 for the price of 1
We have a nice train offer for your return journey to the starting point of your walk. After your hike, travel back together for the price of one. More information can be found at
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Blauwnet makes traveling with public transport in Overijssel even easier: you travel with one check-in and check-out on all regional train routes in Overijssel. Blauwnet is a partnership between the Province of Overijssel, the Province of Drenthe and carriers Keolis and Arriva.

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Below you will find various suggestions for breaks that you can visit during your route. These are divided into different categories, making it easy for you to choose.


# Description Distance
Treinstation Ommen (Stationsweg, 7731 AX, Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
M50 (7731AX, Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 0.09 km
M51 (7731AX, Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 0.11 km
M42 (Bergweg, 7731AD, Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 1.44 km
M40 (7731PA, Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 2.71 km
M41 (Besthemeresweg, 7731PA, Ommen, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 2.75 km


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