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Best trails in De Maasduinen National Park

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Looking for a great trail in De Maasduinen National Park, Limburg? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, views trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in De Maasduinen National Park ranging from 1.6 to 5.2 miles and from 45 to 121 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

De Maasduinen National Park's landscape consists of forests and heathlands on a sandy plateau along the river Meuse close to the German border. The park is home to quite a lot of reptiles, amphibians species, marten and birds. There are many footpaths for hiking, walking and cycling.

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Map of trails in De Maasduinen National Park
Park information
Acreage:
11,116 acres
Contact
+31 478 503 821
Top trails (7)
#1 - Reindersmeer
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Circular walk around the entire Reindersmeer. In the middle, the route can be halved, or the route can be expanded further up the heath on or around the Leukermeer. The route is well signposted. The dog must be on a leash in a number of places. Beautiful views of the lake and the surrounding heath.Show more
#2 - The Maas Dunes: Arcen to Siebengewald
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 15.4 mi • Est. 6 h 48 m
A beautiful trail through a chain of nature reserves that now go under the name Maasduinen. You pass the Gelderns Niers canal, where unique flowers bloom. The walk takes you past fens, heathlands and forests, and a number of prehistoric burial mounds. After you have passed the lake Reindersmeer you really feel as if you are walking in the middle of the dunes.Show more
#3 - Afferden Blauwe Route
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
#4 - Maasduinen Red Mountainbike Trail
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 24.2 mi
The varied Maasduinen nature reserve has three different mountain bike routes. This is the longest and is indicated by red markers. It is a challenging route through the woods and drifting dunes of the Maasduinen.Show more
#5 - Afferden Paarse Route
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 55 m
#6 - Reindersmeer Inner Loop
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 44 m
#7 - Reinders Lake Small Loop
De Maasduinen National Park
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
The Maasduinen and the Reindersmeer are ideal for both long and short distance hikes. The varied area consists of forests, heather, lakes and drifting dunes. This short walking route takes you through the woods to the Reindersmeer, where you walk around half of it. The lake can be crossed via a bridge.Show more