Hiking in Lage Vuursche

Hiking in Lage Vuursche

  • First large forest area from the Randstad
  • Patchwork of former estates
  • Many hiking and cycling routes

Taking a walk in Lage Vuursche 

Lage Vuursche is a small idyllic village located in the province of Utrecht. The wooded surroundings make it an ideal spot for a leisurely stroll. The fact that Lage Vuursche is the first large forest area from the Randstad makes this village a popular hiking destination for tourists. To fully enjoy the abundant nature of Lage Vuursche, it is recommended to stay overnight as there are many hiking trails that cannot be covered in a single day. By staying overnight, you will have ample time to explore and experience the beauty of this place. 


Tips for hiking trails in Lage Vuursche 

🪵 Tip 1 Hiking in Lage Vuursche: the Stulp

A unique hiking experience awaits you in Lage Vuursche with the essential route through the Stulp. This moorland offers an oasis of natural splendor. As you walk through the winding paths surrounded by lush moors, fens, and breathtaking scenery, you will feel like you are in a fairy tale. With the wet morning dew, the area resembles an enchanting piece of Scandinavia, and in summer the heather transforms into a purple carpet of flowers. 

🏰 Tip 2 Hiking in Lage Vuursche: Drakensteyn Castle

This short and child-friendly walking route takes you past Princess Beatrix's castle garden and Drakensteyn Castle. During this hike, you will encounter cows, possibly spot a shrike, and come across a bird-watching cabin that offers a great view of Lake Pluis. Would you like to extend your walk? Then, after following the red signs, continue walking through the Stulp by following the white signs.

🌳 Tip 3 Hiking in Lage Vuursche: prehistoric times 

Are you looking for a 10-kilometer hike? If you're interested in prehistoric times, then we highly recommend checking out the Oertijd walking route! This hiking trail takes you past ancient burial mounds and vast forests. After your walk, you can unwind at the nearest teahouse. 

Spend the night at a holiday park in Lage Vuursche

Your hiking vacation is about to start! At our holiday park, Résidence Lage Vuursche, you can truly escape the daily grind. Located in a wooded area, this holiday park offers a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. In addition, the vacation homes at Résidence Lage Vuursche are self-sufficient in electricity, contributing to a sustainable stay. Dogs are also welcome at our holiday park and you can use our park facilities during your stay.  In addition, you can enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner at one of the cafes and restaurants near our holiday park. It feels great to finally rest after a long walk!

Several days of hiking in Lage Vuursche 

Are you interested in a wonderful hiking vacation in the Lage Vuursche area? Amazing! All you have to do now is rent a holiday house in Lage Vuursche. For example, you can stay overnight in our Lodge Royal Eco nature cottage after your hike. This holiday home is both luxurious and durable, providing you with the perfect place to relax completely. What is the best way to relax after a long hike? Our tip is to complete your stay with private wellness facilities, such as a sauna, hot tub, and outdoor shower. True enjoyment...