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• Many local hiking trails cross the fields and forests of Schimmert. Also more challenging trails as the Pieterpad, which crosses the Netherlands from North to South, or even the trail that goes all the way down to Santiago de Compostella cross the village! So, whether you prefer long distances, or short outings in the fields or in the heathlands of Brunssum, everyone will find a trail at his personal taste.
• Holland is famous for its biking paths. This is particularly true for Limburg, where the biking tourists love the combination of impeccable roads and paths and the - for Dutch standards, hilly region, full of nature and plenty of terraces for the thirsty athletes!