Discover the Elspeetse Heide

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Nunspeet
  • 33.40 km (Approximately 01:57 u)
  • Cycling route 751727
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Discover the Elspeetse Heide

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Nunspeet
  • 33.40 km (Approximately 01:57 u)
  • Cycling route 751727

Beautiful moors, a flock of sheep with a shepherd: this is also the Veluwe. Discover the Elspeetse Heide with this route! Your route starts at Landgoedhotel Villa Vennendal on the edge of the Veluwe. Enjoy a cup of coffee here before you get on your bike. The Veluwe is more than just a forest: on the Elspeetse Heide you will soon have beautiful views over the heath plain from your bike. The former oak and birch forest disappeared due to logging, after which farmers let sheep graze on the felled part. Because the sheep kept things open, the heath could grow. Also nice to see during this bike ride is Schaapskooi Elspeet, at junction 89. The Elspeetse heath is one of the few heathlands that are still maintained by grazing. The shepherd walks the sheep daily, maybe you'll run into him!

Directions

# Description Distance
Landgoedhotel Villa Vennendal (Vennenpad, 8072 PX, Nunspeet, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
13
13 (8072RA, Nunspeet, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 0.93 km
12
12 (8071PB, Nunspeet, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 1.76 km
71
71 (8076PA, Nunspeet, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 4.25 km
72
72 (8076PA, Nunspeet, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 5.37 km
73
73 (8075RE, Nunspeet, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 7.31 km

Pause places

Landgoedhotel Villa Vennendal

Vennenpad 5
8072 PX Nunspeet
http://www.villavennendal.nl

Landgoedhotel Villa Vennendal is located on the edge of the Veluwe, just outside Nunspeet. This charming four-star hotel is located on a beautiful estate where you feel far away from the hectic pace of civilization. Sleep in in a fluffy bed, swim a lap in the tropical indoor pool or relax in the sauna: all in a beautiful green environment. Even if you don't spend the night here, you are welcome. Enjoy the hospitality and the most delicious drinks and dishes in the restaurant, on the garden terrace or in the Pagoda tent.

Sights

Oorlogsmonument Elspeet

VVV
8075 Nunspeet

In the center of Elspeet you will find a war memorial. This memorial stone commemorates the victims who fell during the Second World War.

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