This walk is approximately 8 km and starts at the visitor’s center in Koksijde. The route is marked with hexagonal signs and will take you to the highest dune on the coast, the Hoge Blekker, which is 33 meters high. The route is circular, so it’s easy to come by car.
Starting Address: 1 Doornpannestraat, 8670 Koksijde, Belgium +32 5 853 38 33
This route explores the dunes between De Haan (one of the more picturesque Belgian coastal villages), and Wenduine, all located in the nature reserve of the Duinbossen. It is approximately 10.3 km long and starts in De Haan. The walk also passes Bredene along the way, which has the distinction of having the only nude beach of Belgium.
Starting Address: Leopoldplein, 8420 De Haan, Belgium
This walk also starts in Koksijde and is approximately 7.1 km long (be careful not to confuse it with the Doornpanne walk). It explores the dune network of Ter Yde, starting at the seafront and going all the way to the Zeeberm dunes, and then continuing along the beach and following the path to the Hannecartbos.
Starting Address: 6 Noordzeedreef, 8670 Koksijde, Belgium