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Northern-Friesland

wide and calming

230 km, approx. 28 cruising hours = 2 weeks

If you are looking for calm and serenity - especially during the summer - then this would be the route to choose. Lots of nature areas, gorgeous views and, in regular intervalls, a village or small city to visit.

The Northern-Frieslandroute


Startingpoint = JHTerherne, Syl 12, Terherne


TERHERNE - Houkesloot - Sneekermeer - Nieuwe Wetering - Prinses Magrietkanaal -GROUW


GROUW - Pikmeer - Wijde Ee - Graft - Folkertsloot - EARNEWALD


EARNEWALD - Lange Sloot - Prinses Magrietkanaal - BURGUM - Bergumer Meer - Prinses Magrietkanaal - GERKESKLOOSTER - Van Starkenborghkanaal - Niezijlsterdiep - NIEZIJL


NIEZIJL - Krommerzijlsterdiep - ELECTRA - Reitdiep - ZOUTKAMP - Slenk - Lauwersmeer - LAUWERSOOG


LAUWERSOOG - Lauwersmeer - Dokkumer Diep - Dokkumer Grootdiep -DOKKUM DOKKUM - Dokkumer Ee -LEEUWARDEN (Prinsentuin)


LEEUWARDEN (Prinsentuin) - Harlingervaart - Van Harinxmakanaal - DEINUM - DRONRIJP - FRANEKER


FRANEKER - Van Harinxmakanaal - Jachthaven HARLINGEN


HARLINGEN - Van Harinxmakanaal - Langdeel - Wartenaster Wijd - WARTENA - Prinses Magrietkanaal - Pikmeer - Peanser Ee - Nesser Zijlroede - NES - Boorne - Meinesloot - AKKRUM


AKKRUM  - Meinesloot - Terkaplester Poelen - Sybesloot - Sneekermeer - Prinses Margrietkanaal - TERHERNE


Since the spring of 2005 the shortest waterway between Sneek and Leeuwarden (Sneekertrekvaart) has been re-opened. You can travel this waterway with boat of max. 2.45 m total height and max. 4.5 m beam. This lovely route (red on the map) starts in Leeuwarden at crossing of the van Harinxmakanaal and the Sneeker Trekvaart or Zwette and it ends at the lock behind marina "De Domp" in Sneek


LEEUWARDEN -  van Harinxmakanaal - Sneekertrekvaart (Zwette) - SNEEK - Loaiingereaster Feart - Snitser Aldfeart - Jachthavenkanaal - Houkesloot - Trije Polen - Prinses Margrietkanaal - Sneekermeer - Terhornstermeer - TERHERNE 


With the Harmony of CenterPoint Charters you can sail the following routes: Southwest-Friesland, North Frisia and the Grote Turf route. Do you have only a few days then take a look at our "Woudaap" route