Land activities

Activities on land

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Lauwersoog lies in the middle of nature reserve offering several options to enjoy activities that take place in this reserve. Either on foot, by bike or with a Land Rover. Want to go out on your own? There are several routes for both walking and cycling. Check out the option below or asks for the routes at our reception. You can also rent a (mountain) bike at the reception.

Landrover Safari

Experience true nature, raw wilderness and remarkable flora and fauna on the former bottom of the sea with a Land Rover safari. In collaboration with the State Forrest Management you’ll find yourself on paths and fields that are normally restricted. Under the guidance of a true... more information

Suited for groups of 6 up to 14 persons.
Duration:  +/- 2 hours.

From € 29,-

Wildlife and Bird bicycle tour with guide

The Waddensea area is one of the biggest natural reserves in the Netherlands and offers a truly beautifully wilderness. The Lauwersmeer area is one the most important area’s for bird in West-Europa. In this versatile landscape of water, isles, and rough grasslands there are hundreds of bird species that...  more information

Duration: +/- 1,5 hour

Price:   € 7,50

Sweet to Salt Water Hike

It was aprroximately 50 years ago the Lauwersmeer Lake was connected with the Waddensea. For this reason Lauwersmeer used to made up of salt water. When Lauwersmeers got cut off in 1969 it started a transition into sweet water. It has big implications for both flora and ...  more information

Duration: +/- 1,5 hour 

Price:       € 7,50

Morning Hike with Forest Ranger

The sun starts to peek above the horizon. Dew is still on the bushes and on the grass. Birds start their morning symphony and nature slowly but surely starts to wake. Precisely during this awakening, when nature prepares for a new day, it’s one of best moments ...  more information

Duration: +/- 1,5 hour 

Price:       € 7,50

Mountain Biking

Since september 2017 Lauwersoog has an official Mountain Bike Route (MTB) straight through the recreational landscape. You’ll discover loads of cane- and grasslands, young deciduous forests, overgrown sand and clay paths and a huge surface of shallow waters. Big chance you’ll spot some wild animals along ...  more information

Length:   20 km (12 miles)

Mountain bike rent from:   € 10,-