(photo: Amsterdamse bos)
If you love a great day out canoeing and nature. Come and join us! Spend the first 2 hours of the day on the stunning “Amsterdamse bossen” trail between bushes, paddling with a buddy in the canoe. The canoe trip takes around 2 hours and you pass through fabulous nature and exciting challenges. And if you are lucky you may come across animals living in the forest.
If it is your first time canoeing, don’t be worried. At the CanoeCenter they give professional advice and a route of the canoe trail. Preference to have warm clothing as we can not influence the weather this day. But let’s hope the sun will come out and play with us!
After this adventure around 13 hour, we have a rest while enjoying a nice Picknick is this forest.
Costs: € 12,50 p.p. including 2 hour Canoe Survival, Picknick and additional administration costs. To be paid in advance by bank transfer: NL93 KNAB 0647 6415 26 (Name: expatsHaarlem) with specification payment reference CANOE1. You are only officially registered after payment. Due to safety reasons only adults can participate in this event.
(Photo: Amsterdamse Bos)
(Photo Meeting Point: At the deck in front of the canoe’s)
Practical information about Public Transport:
Public transport to The Amsterdam Forest with several busses is available: Amsterdam Central Station – Boswinkel , Main Entrance of the Amsterdam Forest. Bus lines 170 and 172 of Connexxion. Pick up point : CS Prince Hendrikplantsoen ( leaves every 5 minutes).
Haarlemmermeer station – Boswinkel , Main Entrance of the Amsterdam Forest Bus lines 170 and 172 Connexxion ( leaves every 5 minutes). Amstelveen – Goat Farm Bus number 186/187 Connexxion from Amstelveen bus stops on the New Meerlaan . From here it is a 5 minute walk to the Goat Farm ( runs approximately every 20 minutes). Pay attention! This bus does not run on weekends. At he main center of The Amsterdamse Forest, you can ask directions to the Cano Center.
Further advice have a look at the website: OV9292