Hiking trails Starting Point Marken

The North Holland Hiking Network has marked trails from roughly 2 to 16 km that begin at a Starting Point. Starting Points in Waterland with specific trails are: Monnickendam, Broek in Waterland, Marken and Ilpendam. Hiking trails at Starting Point Marken are: the Church area stroll (yellow) 1.4 km, Harbour area trail (red) 4.1 km, Rozenwerf trail (blue) 4,9 km and Lighthouse trail (green) 6.6 km.

General Information
All starting points and trails can be found on the website of the Hiking Network, complete with maps and trail descriptions. All trails and maps are free. You can download them, print or share them with friends. You can also add the trails to the free app!
Starting Points are easily accessible by car and usually by public transport too. It is usually easy to park and find nice restaurants and cafes in the area. There is an information board at every Starting Point showing the most beautiful hiking trails in the immediate vicinity.

Hiking trails Starting Point Marken?
- The Church-area stroll (yellow) 1.4 km runs through the church area (‘Monnikenwerf’), the largest and most densely built-up site (mound) of Marken. The site dates back to the middle ages ‘westhuse’ of the Norbertine Monks, the first dike builders and reclaimers.
- The Harbour area trail (red) 4.1 km explores the south side of the island and as well as the harbour area, and includes the compact, ambient Rozenwerf, Grote werf and Witte werf.?
- The Rozenwerf trail (blue) 4.9 km runs along the Oostervaart (remains of a failed canal-project from 1828) to Het Witte Paard van Marken (White Horse of Marken) lighthouse, an icon on the island.
- The Lighthouse trail (green) 6.6 km explores the entire Marken head.

How does it work
On the website www.wandelnetwerknoordholland.nl, go to Starting Points and then to Laag Holland. Pick one of the Starting Points. Open the map of the Starting Point and find where the Starting Point is located on the map. Walk the trail following the coloured arrows painted on the marking posts.

You can also open the map for Starting Point Marken on this VVV website.



Hiking trails Starting Point Marken

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