Did you know that at about five kilometers, Schoorl possesses the widest dune area in the Netherlands? In the Schoorl Dunes, you can go out for a bike ride or hike. Schoorl’s most extraordinary dune does reside in the center itself.
Here you will find the famous Klimduin, a 51-meter-high sand mountain that connects directly to an extensive dune and forest area. On the climbing dune, children can have a great time, while parents watch and enjoy a drink quietly on the terrace. Up and coming fun for the whole family at the climbing dune in Schoorl.
Through the Schoorl Dunes area runs a well-known Mountain Bike Trail, a challenge for the sporty. The Kerf is a landmark in the dune area. Man has made a hole in the dunes here so that seawater can flow into the dune area undisturbed, which has a great impact on the local flora and fauna. In short, Schoorl the place for peace seekers and entrepreneurs!
Information Klimduin Schoorl
Phone 072 509 1417
Route to Schoorl by public transportation
From Alkmaar train station, take bus 151 to Schoorl. Get off at the Frederikslaan stop. Cross the road, enter Groenelaantje and follow the footpath. From here it is about a 10-minute walk to the center of Schoorl.
For directions by train to Alkmaar, check the NS site.
For line 151 bus schedules, check the Connexxion site.
For directions to Schoorl by public transportation, check the 9292 public transportation site