Cycling around Ter Apel

Rare flora and fauna in a lovely landscape with heathland, stream valleys, old forests, hidden fens and marshes


Ter Apel

Endless cycling through one of the most eastern areas of the Netherlands. This route takes you through the beautiful park in the region of Westerwolde and across the ancient fortified town of Bourtange. The route also leads through the unique natural areas Schansbourtange and Het Dal van de Ruiten A with beautiful interleaves in forests, meadows and fields.

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Bike junctions

Start and finish at junction 24 on the Boslaan in Ter Apel, the total distance of the route is approx. 56 km. However, this bicycle route is a round trip, so that offers you the ability to start at any desired junction.

Info cycle route networkMore information about bike junctions and how to plan your cycle route

24 - 27 - 17 - 30 - 19 - 34 - 33 - 14 - 44 - 55 - 41 - 40 - 39 - 37 - 36 - 32 - 31 - 29 - 18 - 24

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