Hiking in Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands
Hiking route 831321
Provided by: Liefde voor Limburg
Near Venray you will find the age-old Landgoed Geijsteren, an ideal walking area full of beautiful forests, stately avenues and some beautiful fens. The route is mainly on unpaved paths, so wear good walking shoes or boots in rainy weather. Time to hit the road!
The starting point of this route is in the middle of the estate. From here you walk through the lush forests of the estate that has been owned by the noble family De Weichs de Wenne since 1806. You pass the Rosmolen. This watermill was built in 1667 and is still used to grind grain. A little further on you walk over the extensive sand drifts with juniper bushes of the Boshuizerbergen estate.
You can also take a look at the gothic Saint Willibrord chapel from 1543. Further on you will pass the ruins of the medieval Geijsteren Castle. In the village itself you can admire several houses that still have the colors on the shutters of the former seigniory of Geijsteren.
This route can be walked in 4 distances. The left loop is a loop of about 9 km. At junction 25 you walk back to the starting point number 20. You can also walk a route of 6 or 4 km. Please refer to the roadmap for the abbreviations. The card is for sale at the VVV shop in Venray.
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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.
In the middle of the forest of Landgoed Geijsteren, which covers more than 700 ha, is the historic n...
The 200 ha Boshuizerbergen estate is nationally known for its extensive sand drifts and a population...
The Gothic chapel dates from the 16th century and is located on the provincial border between Limbur...
On the way from Geijsteren to Maashees, just past the bridge over the Geijsterse Beek, on the right ...
|20 (5862AN, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands)||0.00 km|
|21 (5807ED, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands)||0.33 km|
|22 (5807ED, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands)||0.75 km|
|11 (5807ED, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands)||1.37 km|
|De Rosmolen (5807ED, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands)||1.40 km|
|10 (5807ED, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands)||1.57 km|
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