Cycling route: Windmill route

Startpoint
Bocholterweg 22
6006 TN
Weert
Mill

Cycle route

Length 34.9 km.
This route is 35 kilometres long and starts at junction 42 in Weert.

The route

The route takes you past 7 windmills in Weert and Nederweert. This municipality still has 8 mills of which 3 are working. Most of the mills are corn mills but in Nederweert there is also a combined corn/oil mill operating. The windmills are located within the Kempen~Broek Border Park for the Weerterland. 

The history of the mills

The mills are often very old. Their history goes back to the 18th or 19th century. Some mills have predecessors whose history even goes back to the 16th century. In the past, these windmills in Weert were important for the development of the city into a prosperous community. Weert even had its own cloth mills in Haarlem and Antwerp.

Cycling route: Windmill route

Properties
Route: 35-50 km.
Numbered junction network route
Route from A to A

Nearby

The distances mentioned below are the distances from the location above.

 
0,19km
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1,33km
Park/Garden
 
1,41km
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Park/Garden
 
1,65km
Restaurant
 
1,67km
Restaurant
 
1,73km
Park/Garden
 
1,80km
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1,90km
Park/Garden
 
1,92km
Terrace
 
1,92km
Lunchroom
 
1,92km
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1,97km
Restaurant
 
1,97km
Church
 
1,98km
Restaurant
 
1,99km
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2,01km
Restaurant
 
2,01km
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2,03km
Lunchroom
 
2,12km
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2,17km
Cinema
 
2,19km
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2,24km
Hotel
 
2,29km
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2,30km
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2,31km
Restaurant
 
2,45km
Ice cream parlour
 
2,45km
Park/Garden
 
2,56km
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2,58km
Restaurant
 
2,61km
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2,64km
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2,64km
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2,86km
Park/Garden
 
2,87km
Park/Garden
 
2,89km
Park/Garden
 
2,93km
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2,98km
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3,31km
Motorhome site
 
3,41km
Lounge/Hip and Trendy
 
3,41km
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3,49km
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3,69km
Park/Garden
 
3,88km
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