Gouwen route

The Gouwen route runs through Waterland-East. You sail through many canals and elongated peat ponds. You pass the beautiful outer marshes with numerous reed birds. The route is ideally suited for canoeing. The route is marked by wooden posts with a red tip.

Route information
Type of route: sailing route
Route category: canoe route
Distance: 10 kilometres
Region: Waterland
Starting Point: Broek in Waterland

Rental facilities
- Tea Garden and Whisper Boat hire Overleek, Monnickendam (Overleek), Telephone 0299 - 652735?
- Het Weeshuis, Monnickendam, Telephone 0299 - 653642
- Henk John, Holysloot, Telephone 020 - 4904612

Folders and maps
Folders with route descriptions and maps are available from
- Information Point/VVV Branch Monnickendam, tel. 0299 - 820046