The Grape region
The Zoniën forest: a beautiful part of nature
The Doode Bemde has a total of 9km hiking-routes and is one of the most accessible nature reserves of Flemish-Brabant.
There are 2 hiking loops through the nature reserve : the southern loop = red arrows and the northers loop = blew arrows) . A wooden-deck trail helps visitors cross the wettest parts of the reserve.
On the nature reserve there are 2 birdhides and if your are lucky you can find some beaver tracks.
The trails take you through 250 hectares of nature. It's like a mosaic of little fields, plantations, meadows, reed beds, ponds & canals and hay fields.