Hiking in De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Hiking route 771874
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This route takes you along the Vinkeveense Plassen and the Botshol, a quiet area! Wear waterproof shoes as the trail can be swampy!
From the hamlet of Vinkenkade you walk along the river Winkel to Café-restaurant Bon. Enjoy something delicious here before you walk into the Polder Nellestein. The footpath leads you here between wide grasslands. You won't have any trouble switching back. Ideal if you want to relax for a day. After a while you walk across the quay. Here you have a beautiful view over the Vinkeveense Plassen, on the right is the Botshol nature reserve.
The Botshol consists of an abandoned peat area with lakes, ditches and swamp forest. You can also spot many birds and orchids. You will also discover a wonderfully invigorating silence here. Fort de Botshol has never been completed: you only see an elevation in the landscape. Then you walk along two winding rivers: the Waver and Winkel. Here you look out over reed beds and grassy fields with cows. Every now and then you see an ancient farm. To enjoy!
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.
|winkelpolder (Winkelpolder, 3645AT, De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||0.00 km|
|87 (3645AX, De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||0.30 km|
|27 (3645AR, De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||1.27 km|
|Café-restaurant Bon (Winkeldijk, 3645 AP, De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||1.58 km|
|29 (1391HM, De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||2.30 km|
|36 (Botsholsedijk, 3646AB, De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||4.60 km|
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