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Pieterpad from Pieterburen to Holten

Hiking map, Points of Interest, Elevation graph and GPS File

For planning walks on the Pieterpad. With the different features on this page, parts of the Pieterpad can be selected and distances determined.

POIs Pieterpad from Pieterburen to Holten

- Click on a name of a point in the table for a detailed map and more information.
- Or select your own start and end point on the map.
- Or select a start and end point in the table and press the 'Startendpoint' button below the table.
- More options see the text below the table.

Bus stops Accommodations
Start End Name Type Distance from Pieterburen (km approximate) Shortest distance to Pieterpad (km) Website
Village 0,0 0,09
Hotels Pieterburen
Village 5,4 0,09
Hotels Eenrum
Village 7,2 0,04
Hotels Mensingeweer
Town 12,4 0,53
Hotels Winsum
Station Winsum
Station 12,3 0,46
Hotels Station Winsum
Village 16,9 0,23
Hotels Garnwerd
Station Groningen Noord
Station 29,0 0,23
Hotels Station Groningen Noord
City 31,1 0,34
Hotels Groningen
Station Groningen
Station 31,4 0,04
Hotels Station Groningen
Village 43,3 0,52
Hotels Glimmen
Village 50,4 0,39
Hotels Midlaren
Town 52,6 0,10
Hotels Zuidlaren
Village 57,5 0,47
Hotels Schipborg
Village 62,2 0,02
Hotels Gasteren
Village 69,9 0,36
Hotels Rolde
Village 73,0 0,84
Hotels Anderen
Village 87,5 0,04
Hotels Schoonloo
Village 99,4 0,85
Hotels Schoonoord
Village 111 0,03
Hotels Sleen
Station Nieuw Amsterdam
Station 122 2,69
Hotels Station Nieuw Amsterdam
Village 123 0,04
Hotels Dalerveen
Station Dalen
Station 128 1,25
Hotels Station Dalen
Town 133 0,19
Hotels Coevorden
Station Coevorden
Station 133 0,03
Hotels Station Coevorden
Station Gramsbergen
Station 143 0,08
Hotels Station Gramsbergen
Village 143 0,03
Hotels Gramsbergen
Station Hardenberg
Station 153 0,75
Hotels Station Hardenberg
Town 153 0,01
Hotels Hardenberg
Village 158 0,03
Hotels Rheeze
Town 174 0,95
Hotels Ommen
Station Ommen
Station 174 0,13
Hotels Station Ommen
Village 184 0,39
Hotels Lemele
Village 194 0,32
Hotels Hellendoorn
Station Nijverdal
Station 201 2,36
Hotels Station Nijverdal
Station Holten
Station 210 0,01
Hotels Station Holten
Other sections of the Pieterpad
Select a start and end point in the table and click on the button.

Below are two alternative selection methods
1. Select a starting point in the table and enter the number of kms from the starting point: km and click on the button.
2. Select a starting point based on kms from Pieterburen and enter the number of kilometers from the starting point:
Start point: km. Km's from starting point: km and click on the button.
With this last selection method, exactly any desired stage can be displayed. (Current view: starting point 0 km end point 209.55 km)

Map selected part Pieterpad

The route of the Pieterpad is displayed in red. The shortest direct connections between the Pieterpad and the start and end points are shown in blue. These direct connections may not be possible!

Double-click a location on the map (near the Pieterpad) for a new starting point of the route. Or click on the button for the route from the

Select a route of up to 100km for the highest level of detail of the route on the map and an elevation graph.

Selected part Pieterpad

Route from Pieterburen (Village) to Holten (Village)
Shortest distance from Pieterburen to the Pieterpad: 0,09 km
Length of the displayed part of the Pieterpad: 210 km
Shortest distance from Pieterpad to Holten: 0,06 km
Total distance Pieterburen - Holten approximately 210 km

Total ascent 2.004 m
Total Descent 1.986 m
The elevation data contains minor measurement errors which can cause the total ascent and the total decent to be too high.
The altitude differences on the routes from the starting point to the hiking route and from the walking route to the endpoint are not included in the totals!

Calculate walking time
Speed on level terrain km/h
Ascent speed m/h
Descent speed m/h
The speeds to be used for the calculation can be adjusted.

The calculation is an approximation. The actual duration varies per person and also depends on the terrain and the weather conditions.
The formula used to calculate the walking time: Walkingtime = distance / horizontalspeed + ( totalascent / ascentspeed + totaldescent / descentspeed)/2

GPS file selected part Pieterpad

The GPS files (.gpx) can be used with a smartphone or GPS device.
Download the gpx file with the track and the POIs
Download track and POIs

Info selected point (s)

Start point Pieterburen
Distance on the Pieterpad from Pieterburen 0 km
Distance to Pieterpad 0,09 km
Type Village

End point Holten
Distance on the Pieterpad from Pieterburen 210 km
Distance to Pieterpad 0,06 km
Type Village
Elevation 18 m

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Notes on the map and the table

The route of the Pieterpad is based on Openstreetmap.org data. The route is obtained from waymarkedtrail.org.
The most recent version of the route can be seen on Waymarkedtrails and Openstreetmap. The Pieterpad route was downloaded from Waymarkedtrails on June 3, 2018.
Pieterpad part 1
waymarkedtrails.org openstreetmap.org
Pieterpad part 2 waymarkedtrails.org openstreetmap.org
On Openstreetmap you can adjust any errors in the route yourself. Waymarkedtrails is based on Openstreetmap.
Heights have been added to Waymarkedtrails tracks using the website gpsvisualizer.com.

The exact locations of Cities, Towns, Villages and Hamlets are based on the locations that Openstreetmap or Google Maps gives. Usually this is somewhere in the center.

The distances in the table and on the map are an approximation!! This is because the actual routes from the Pieterpad to the POI are not included.
The distance from a Point Of Interest (POI) to the Pieterpad is the shortest distance to the Pieterpad in a direct line.

The distances between two POIs (point 1 and point 2) are calculated as follows
Total distance = Distance point 1 to nearest point on the Pieterpad + Distance point 2 to nearest point on the Pieterpad + Distance between the two nearest points on the Pieterpad

If points 1 and 2 are close to the Pieterpad, the calculated distance is usually a good approximation.
If one of the two points is situated further from Pieterpad, the actual distance may differ (significantly) from the calculated distance.

It is recommended to check the route from a starting point to the Pieterpad and from the Pieterpad to the end of a stage! This may e.g. by zooming in on the map and checking for a path or road from the starting point to the Pieterpad and from the Pieterpad to the end point.

The track of the Pieterpad is from different sources and may include errors. Also, the recorded POIs may include errors! It is recommended to check the track and points before walking the path!


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