The entire island is National Park because of its rich nature. If you like the bird live, Schiermonnikoog is a must. During your walks through and over the eight different landscapes on Schiermonnikoog, you can see many kinds of species of wildlife, like the many birds that have nested in the area and, with some luck, you can even see seals.
A lot of walkers leave Schiermonnikoog alone. That is a big mistake. If you are looking for peace and quietness, space and beautiful landscapes you can make beautiful walking-tours. And there is a lovely fresh sea-air.
The coast of Schiermonnikoog has wide beaches and offers magnificent views over the sea. From the view of the coast is beautiful. The beach lies shining in the sun and goes in a friendly curve with the sea and the sea can sometimes lighten unlikely bleu. And along the flood mark there are always people walking, weather or no weather. Schiermonnikoog is with all its catering industry at the sunny residence the stopping place for walkers.
Hiking routes and maps
Hiking maps can be obtained from the local tourist office and / or the Internet. Unfortunately are most route maps only available in the Dutch language.