Count de theux Hike

The 'De Vallei van de Mangelbeek' nature reserve is located between the villages of Heusden and Zolder. Historically, the centres of these villages grew atop two hills.
A hike through the Mangelbeek valley takes you past varied landscapes and gives you a chance to discover the nature and history of yesteryear.
Sturdy hiking shoes or boots are recommended.

  • Starting point: Sint-Willibrordusplein
  • Distance: 6.5 km
  • Signposting: yellow posts
  • Not suitable for wheelchairs or pushchairs
  • Hiking map available at the tourist office and Limburgs Landschap
  • The hiking map is only available in Dutch