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Schoorl

About Schoorl

The friendly village of Schoorl lies below the highest and widest dunes in the country. There are 60 kilometers of hiking trails. Walk along forests, moors, the bird lake and over the sometimes five kilometers wide dunes.

Visit the habitat De Kerf, the habitat of the green woodpecker and the rare nightjar, where in the summer months white orchids bloom everywhere. The kerf is a unique area, it is a natural inlet in the dunes where seawater can flow into the dunes at high tide.

In Schoorl you will find the most beautiful, challenging and toughest mountain bike trail in the Netherlands. After a day of hiking or cycling, you can relax on one of the many terraces or have a bite to eat in the cozy restaurants.

Hotspots in Schoorl