Netherlands » De Lauwers / Hunsingokanaal / Baflokanaal / Warffumer maar

A lonely trip in the northwest of the Province of Groningen


De Lauwers / Hunsingokanaal / Baflokanaal / Warffumer maar: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Degree of difficulty: Some experience is an advantage
Requirements: Boating license essential
Character of waterway: back to nature, Waterway in reclusion
Profile of waterway: Main waterway
Facilities groundside: Not sufficiant

Weitere Informationen

Waterway has access to:

Boterdiep & Winsumerdiep
Prinses Margriet Kanaal | Netherlands
Reitdiep | Netherlands
Van Starkenborghkanaal / Hoendiep / Aduarderdiep / Leeker Hoofddiep

De Lauwers

De Lauwers
The partly canalized waterway starts at the confluence of Stoobosser Trekvaart, Prinses Margriet Kanaal and Van Starkenborgh Kanaal goes over Oude Vaart, Zijldiep and Munnekezijlster to Reitdiep at Zouthkamp. There is only one harbor for passing boats at Munnekezijl . The waterway is hardly used today.


Hunsingokanaal / Mensingeweer / Rasquerdervaart / Warffumer-maar

Waterways in the northwest of Province Groningen
This one leaves the Reitdiep at Zoutkamp and goes in a bow back to Reitdiep at Onderendam. Warffumermaar, belonging to it, is a short detour to Warffum.

Further places along the way are: Ulrum, Warfhuizen, Mensingeweer, and Baflo