Cycling around Otterlo

An impressive landscape with mixed forests, wet and dry heathland, grass plains and sand dune areas



Created by water, ice and wind. Shaped by people with passion and willpower. De Hoge Veluwe National Park, with its 5,400 hectares, is the largest privately managed nature reserve in the Netherlands. The park is completely fenced and consists of open landscapes with sloping heaths and sandy plains, interspersed with stately old forests that date back to the time of the many private country estates in the area. From 1906, various adjacent sites were purchased and merged by the nature and art-loving couple Kröller-Müller. And with that they formed the basis for a kind of landscape museum where nature, art and culture embrace each other.

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Bike junctions

This cycling tour follows a route through the adjacent nature reserves of the Hoge Veluwe National Park. There are costs associated with a bike ride in the National Park. More information can be found on the website of the De Hoge Veluwe National Park Foundation.

Start and finish near junction 49 on the Hoenderloseweg in Otterlo, the total distance of the route is approx. 53 km. However, this bicycle route is a round trip, so that offers you the ability to start at any desired junction.

49 - 14 - 15 - 6 - 7 - 12 - 69 - 9 - 85 - 86 - 23 - 3 - 55 - 4 -40 - 5 - 70 - 12 - 63 - 84 - 31 - 49

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