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    Cycling

    Dutch Cyclists’ Union: http://www.fietsersbond.nl/ Website for cyclists and hikers: www.fietsenwandelweb.nl Natuurmonumenten: http://www.natuurmonumenten.nl/content/fietsroutes Bicycle...
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    Fortenroute - A cycling tour along the forts

    The Fortenroute is a bike route that takes you along the fortresses of the Defence Line of Amsterdam. You’ll be cycling through beautiful landscapes, along the rivers Vecht, Waver and Amstel,...
  • Werelderfgoed de Beemster

    Beemster Route – cycling through the polder

    Just like the Defence Line of Amsterdam, the Beemster Polder is listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. This route will take you and your bike along five fortresses: the Fort North of Purmerend,...
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    Haarlemmermeer Route

    The Haarlemmermeerpolder is a polder of straight lines crossed by a historic dike that was constructed for the army, the Geniedijk. The Haarlemmermeer Route measures approximately 35 kilometres (22...
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    Cycling along the firing line

    The Vuurlijn (firing line) runs along the south side of the Defence Line of Amsterdam. This bike route follows the Vuurlijn, taking you along the Fort near Kudelstaart, the Fort along the Drecht,...
  • Detailkaart fietsroute langs Abcoude

    Bike route around Abcoude

    The GPS bike tour of fortresses around the town of Abcoude provides great insight into the development of the Defence Line forts. Starting at the batteries along the river Gein (1805-1810),...
  • Grachtengordel Amsterdam

    Route along the river IJ and across Amsterdam

    The Defence Line buildings that can be found along the river IJ and in the capital of Amsterdam are less well-known but had a pivotal function, supplying food, water and fuel to the troops. This...
  • Fort aan de St. Aagtendijk

    Western Front Route

    Near the town of Beverwijk is where the front of the Defence Line of Amsterdam comes closest to the high dune fields. Measuring 38 kilometres (23.5 miles) the Western Front Route runs from Beverwijk...
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    River Vecht Route

    Departing from the picturesque town of Weesp, the River Vecht Route takes you across the Ossenmarkt, along Weesp city hall and the windmills De Vriendschap and De Eendracht. Later on you’ll...
  • Fietsroute langs de forten

    Zuiderzee Route

    This bike tour partly follows the borders of the IJsselmeer, the enormous lake that was created by closing off the Zuiderzee (literally: South Sea) by a dam. Cycling the Zuiderzee Route will give...
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    Krayenhoff Route

    The Krayenhoff Route brings you to fortresses built on former Posten van Krayenhoff locations. This system of military posts was a forerunner to the Defence Line of Amsterdam. Constructed around the...
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    Wormerveld and Jisperveld Route

    Cycle through the Schaalmeerpolder, a beautiful peat meadow area, and watch a variety of birds, take a look in visitor centre De Poelboerderij, and see the Fort near Spijkerboor, the Beemster...
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    Bike tour around Haarlem

    This cycling route takes you to fortresses, villages and sluices. Among the first things you’ll encounter is the scenic town of Spaarndam, which is well worth a visit. This quaint old fishing...
  • Fort aan de Liebrug

    Themed tour of the Sloten area

    The themed bike route Verdediging van de hoofdstad (Defence of the capital) is a tour of 26 kilometres (16 miles) that takes you along the Fort north of Spaarndam, the Fort south of Spaarndam, the...
  • Fort bij Spijkerboor publiek buiten door Kenneth Stamp

    Cycling route past birds and forts Wormer-Jisperveld

    This cycling route takes you along a beautiful peatland area where birds such as the godwit and the redshank breed. The route also runs along Fort Spijkerboor. This is the largest ad the most modern...
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    The Haarlemmermeer: Forts and the Cruquius pumping station

    Grab the bike for a tour of the Haarlemmermeer! The bike trail takes you past Fort Vijfhuizen, Fort Aalsmeer, Fort Hoofddorp and the beautiful Cruquius pumping station.  The Cruquius pumping...
  • Zuiderzeeroute ONH

    Endless North Holland cycling tours

    Discover the Amsterdam Defence Line and cycle past all 42 forts on this 135km trail. To make the route more clear and accessible it’s divided in several parts, the so called fronts. A front...
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