Cycle route along windmills and monuments in Groningen

Cycling in Stadskanaal, Groningen, The Netherlands

Cycling route 995230

Provided by: Groots Genieten

405 10
56.7 km
03:20 h
999 kcal
9 m
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This cycling route takes you along various war memorials and windmills in Groningen. The starting point of this route is Westerwolde and you can discover the area through the beautiful, peaceful nature.

Mills and Monuments
Along the way you will pass various mills and monuments. In Vlagtwedde you pass Rolinbrug Veele and shortly afterwards - in Bellingwedde - you cycle along the Nieman\\\'s Meul\\\'n. The route continues to Nieuwe Pekela, where you will see the Monument to the Resistance Grave Nieuwe Pekela. The resistance grave was erected in memory of a number of fellow citizens who died in the fight against the occupying forces during the Second World War. A little later you cycle past windmill De Zwaluw. This mill was built in 1891.

Green environment
When you think of cycling in Groningen you might think of'cycling against the wind along vast fields\\\', but Westerwolde is different. There are no straight lines here, but winding roads. No distant horizons, but intimate pieces of heath, forest or arable land. In Westerwolde you cycle along winding streams and you see gentle slopes in the country interspersed with historic buildings and charming villages. You will notice when you get on your bike that the surroundings of this cycling route will make you calm.

Bed & Breakfast Windmill Monument

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# Description Distance
50 (9591TX, Stadskanaal, Groningen, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
27 (9541XB, Stadskanaal, Groningen, The Netherlands) 1.42 km
Rolinbrug Veele (Wedderstraat, 9541VE, Westerwolde, Groningen, The Netherlands) 2.62 km
56 (9566PL, Westerwolde, Groningen, The Netherlands) 5.14 km
Nieman's Meul'n (Niemans Meuln, 9566PC, Westerwolde, Groningen, The Netherlands) 5.88 km
57 (9566PC, Westerwolde, Groningen, The Netherlands) 6.42 km

Place name directory

  • Stadskanaal, Groningen
  • Westerwolde, Groningen
  • Pekela, Groningen
  • Groningen
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