The steam train of Simpelveld

Simpelveld, Limburg, The Netherlands

Hiking route: 751747

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13.4 km
03:21 h
762 kcal
199 m

Description

This walk takes you through the area around Simpelveld, known for the Miljoenenlijn. Nowadays you can take beautiful rides with the steam train - and nice walks! Simpelveld is best known as a station of the Zuid-Limburgse Stoomtram (later Stoomtrein) Company. Five inspired men founded the company on March 24, 1988, when the then minister Neelie Smit-Kroes had decided to close the Kerkrade-Simpelveld railway line. The 'Miljoenenlijntje' had to be preserved. Outside Simpelveld you can enjoy a sloping mosaic of forests, fields and meadows. Just before the terminus you walk past the Oude Molen, from 1774. Even more heritage!

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Directions

# Description Distance
Groenpark Simpelveld (Kruinweg, 6369 TZ, Simpelveld, Limburg, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
De Oude Molen (6369XP, Simpelveld, Limburg, The Netherlands) 7.73 km
Groenpark Simpelveld (Kruinweg, 6369 TZ, Simpelveld, Limburg, The Netherlands) 13.42 km

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