Boat trip ansjovisjol KH44 - Sailing monument

Kolhorn was a port on the former Zuiderzee until 1929. Of the fishing fleet of that time, only the anchovy gig KH44 has been preserved. It is …
Kolhorn was a port on the former Zuiderzee until 1929. Of the fishing fleet of that time, only the anchovy gig KH44 has been preserved. It is also special that the history of this iron ship dating from 1899 is fully known. The gig is now operated by volunteers. In the summer by organizing boat trips and in the winter by performing the necessary maintenance on the gig. Boat trips can be made from late April to early October. A cruise is mainly conducted under sail and takes about an hour and a half. They sail on the Kolhornerdiep and often also on the Groetkanaal. Both waters have a particularly beautiful nature. The exact route depends on the wind! Sailing and fishing techniques are told and if possible demonstrated. The history of Kolhorn and the polders around this village is also discussed. Sailing with the KH44 on a Sunday afternoon for 15 hours costs € 10 per person. Children up to 12 years old can join for free. Please reserve before 1 pm on the Sunday that you want to sail. The gig departs from its permanent berth opposite the De Turfschuur museum. The address of the museum is Westfriesedijk 66B, 1767 CS Kolhorn.

Opening times

  • Toelichting: Op andere dagen/tijden kunt u een vaart reserveren voor € 80,- per tocht.

Prices

  • Price explanation: € 8,00 a person. Children up to 12 years with adults are free to sail with us.

Location

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