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Fietsbrug de musschenberg
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De Musschenberg Kessel-Eik

Beatiful nature along the Maas (Meuse) river in Kessel-Eik: De Musschenberg. The Musschenberg is a nature reserve south of Kessel-Eik and lies on a high sand ridge close to the river Maas. 

The Musschenberg is a high sand ridge on the Maas. From here you have a fine vver the river. The Musschenberg owes its name to the many birds (musschen) that hide in the trees here. iew over the river. The Musschenberg owes its name to the many birds (musschen) that hide in the trees here.

At this mountain, the drainage canal ends in a shallow babbling brook with thick maaskeien. Everywhere you look there is plenty of water and sand, so children certainly won't get bored here. The parents/carers can relax on a bench. The sand ridge on which Musschenberg lies is 15 metres higher than the Maas river bed. When you walk in the direction of Kessel, you enter the nature reserve Weerdbeemden.

Contact and location

De Musschenberg
5995 NE
Kessel-Eik