Cycling around Holten

A striking landscape with vast undulating heathland, extensive forests, a historic waterway and several country estates



Holten is located in the middle of a beautiful undulating landscape with more than twenty 'Dutch mountains', and also at the foot of one of the largest contiguous heathland areas of north-west Europe: the National Park Sallandse Heuvelrug. With its steep slopes, the Sallandse Heuvelrug forms a prominent part in the Overijssel landscape. Stunning panoramas from the 150,000-year-old ridge are therefore guaranteed. But also outside the park the Salland landscape offers a rural temptation in the form of characteristic farms in green meadows interspersed with beautiful mixed forests, hedgerows, open fields, country estates and slow-flowing brooks.

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Bike junctions

Start and finish near junction 71 on the Stationsstraat in Holten, the total distance of the route is approx. 58 km. However, this bicycle route is a round trip, so that offers you the ability to start at any desired junction.

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71 - 69 - 70 - 66 - 65 - 64 - 61 - 5 - 59 - 7 - 6 - 5 - 15 - 4 - 16 - 84 - 98 - 8 - 17 - 11 - 10 - 74 - 1 - 2 - 8 - 71

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