Continent
Europe
Country
Netherlands
Next Big City
Amsterdam
Next Town
Horst, Harderwijk, Amersfoort
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Camping, Shop, Rental, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Animals, None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Waist deep water for hundreds of meters. Flat water. No tide. Only in strong wind conditions some chop. Windsurfers should bring their weed fins.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
May, June, July, August

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
NE, SW, WNW
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

Depends on high and lows, 5-35 knots. Southwest to Northwest most often. Best with Southwest till Northeast, WNW best direction. The lake has 2 great spots, one at either side of the lake, so you can go there with almost every wind direction. The lake is quite big so the wind is very nice and constant. It can vary from 0 days in a month to 20 days in a month.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

By car, take A9 from Schiphol, A1 highway direction Amersfoort then A 28 direction Zwolle, take exit Strand Horst, pass Mc Donalds and go through the entry.

Extra information

Rules
Zones, Fees

Nightlife

No information