Geopark de Hondsrug

Geopark de Hondsrug

Follow in the footsteps of our prehistoric ancestors
 
Go on an expedition through De Hondsrug nature park and discover the treasures prehistoric man has left for us. The ridges and valleys were formed in the ice ages and made De Hondsrug thousands of years later the splendor that it is today. This natural park used to be the setting for the hunebeds and the camps of prehistoric hunters, now we can explore it! Complete your expedition with the app or one of the many expedition booklets that lead you through the hotspots of this unique area.

Geocaching, museums, on safari and much more!

The activities and possibilities in this beautiful piece of Drenthe's natural history are endless. Discover the ice age, traces of battle, peat and prehistoric times. Various archaeological finds can be admired in the various museums that can be found on De Hondsrug. Pottery pots and stone tools, as well as Vincent van Gogh's bedroom and the Hondsrugtuin can be admired in and around these beautiful museums. You can also go on safari over the water, in the covered wagon or on the back of a horse to gallop through the beautiful landscape. For the kids there is also a super beaver safari. Who can discover the beaver castle on the basis of beaver tracks?
For the real super sleuths among us there is the possibility to geocache on De Hondsrug. With the GPS and the coordinates ready, the participants will search for the geocaches in a spectacular way!

 
 
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