Take part in the Kop van Drenthe GeoTour!
The Kop van Drenthe has a new activity in the region. It is an activity known around the world as geocaching. What makes our GeoTour special is that it has been developed to make the local stories from around the region more tangible. The storylines are: Diversity of the Landscape, Colonies of Benevolence, Vrouw Lebbe, Girl of Yde, Berend Botje, Origin of Assen and TT (past stories). There are 7 to 10 caches hidden locally for each story, and these can be found using GPS coordinates. Do you want to begin right away?
Geotour Kop van Drenthe
Discover our stories
Go hiking or cycling in search of treasures (geocaches) and discover our region full of stories!
Discover the Top of Drenthe region by searching for treasures (geocaches) and experience the local
stories and beautiful, diverse nature. During geocaching (treasure hunting) you will discover
everything that Drenthe has to offer, you will pass hunebeds, through peatlands, forest, along lakes
and unique estates. For the GeoTour, caches can be found that are related to the following local
1. Diversity of the landscape
See the dolmens, discover the high moors, visit the Onlanden or walk through the es-village landscape.
2. Colonies of Benevolence
The world-famous story about Johannes van den Bosch’s plans.
3. Woman Lebbe
The story behind a woman who was found in the field near Peest, adjusting
4. Yde Girl
The story of the world-famous bog body found in the Yde area.
5. Discover Berend Botje
Discover the story behind the famous song, but who was Berend
6. TT Assen
Stories from that time. See and discover more about the circuit from
1926 to 1955.
7. Origin of Assen
Learn more about the nuns and the lands they owned through local stories
Partners of the Kop van Drenthe GeoTour
The companies below have made the Kop van Drenthe GeoTour possible;
Camping de Vledders
Paviljoen de Leine
Woodie only when buying food or drink
They also took part in the Kop van Drenthe GeoTour
Many geocachers have taken fantastic photos of the region along the way. The images below give an outstanding impression of the area. Join 5,000+ other geocachers and discover the rich history of Kop van Drenthe.
Would you like to become a GeoTour partner too?
Please contact us using the button below.
Learn more about the GeoTour
More information can be found at Drenthe.nl.
Hello Geocacher, We are pleased you have decided to participate in the Kop van Drenthe GeoTour. Our affiliated companies are working hard to put together great packages for you, and you will soon be able to find out more information about the various packages here.
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