Strand op de Boschplaat

Terschelling Boschplaat

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  • Seasonal information: Tussen april en augustus moet het rustig zijn in verband met het broeden van de vogels
  • Name of Administrator: Vogelbescherming Nederland
  • Marked: No
  • Type of Route: Nature track
  • Route obstacles: With water

Target group

  • ChildrenYes
  • AlternativeYes
  • GroupsYes
  • BusinessYes
  • FamiliesYes
  • Young peopleYes
  • PupilsYes
  • StudentsYes
  • AdultsYes
  • Senior citizensYes


  • Mountain bikeYes
  • Tour bikeYes
1 hour 10 minutes (664 m)
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  • The Boschplaat on Terschelling is one of the few places ware rough nature in the Netherlands is at its best. Put on your shoes and go!
    From the bicycle park at pole 19 is a hike or bike path below the sand drifted dunes till the end of the Boschplaat. About all bird species can be spotted in this Wad area.
    Uncountable amount of birds like spoonbill, breads on the Boschplaat. Peace and space are essential in the monhts of april till august. The birdwatchers (rangers) from Staatsbosbeheer overlook this every day. During this period, they stay in weekly shifts in the two birdwatchhouses. These houses are only accessible by foot or by covered wagon. Listen to the stories from the rangers an take a peak through one of the telescoops.

    Sights on this route

    Starting point: Duinweg
    1794 AA Oosterend
    End point: Duinweg


    Starting point: Duinweg
    1794 AA Oosterend

    Deze route is deels te fietsen, op sommige stukken is wandelen makkelijker door het rulle pad.
    Afstand: 19 km (heen en terug)

    End point: Duinweg