Netherlands » Sneeker Trekvaart of Zwette | Netherlands

With the waterways Wargaster vaart, Wartenasterwijld, Kromme Grouw, Kromme and Kromme Knillis

Sneeker Trekvaart of Zwette | Netherlands: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Length of waterway: 20 km
Max. depth: 1.00
Degree of difficulty: For beginners (few locks)
Requirements: no rating
Character of waterway: back to nature
Profile of waterway: Used by tourists only
Facilities groundside: Not sufficiant

Weitere Informationen

Waterway has access to:

Bolswarder Trekvaart | Trekvaart van Workum nar Bolsward | Frisia / Netherlands
Prinses Margriet Kanaal | Netherlands
Van Harinxma Kanaal & Kleiroute

Sneeker Treekvaart of Zwette

Sneeker Trekvaart of Zwette
Friesland / Fryslân

Category of waterway: 0 / leisure boating
Waterkaart / waterway map: B / Friesland – Fryslân

The shortest way between Leeuwarden and Sneek, a trip with no professional traffic and in rural surroundings.

Wargaster vaart

Wargaster vaart
Turns off the Lange Deel, south of Leeuwarden, crosses soon the well known place of Werge and goes into Prinses Margriet Kanaal north of Grou.

Kromme Grouw

Kromme Grouw
A detour from Prinses Margriet Kanaal at Grouw to Irrnsum and back to Prinses Margriet Kanaal again. A short trip between cows and boats and boats again!


Another trip across the area in order to reach a well known water sports place, Warten is waiting for us!


Kromme Knillis und Bistumerrak

If one turns off Prinses Margriet Kanaal at Grou, one gets to Akkrum with its marinas over Pik Meer, Wejde of Peanaster Ee and Douwe Tjeersrak. With Kromme Knillis one gets back to Prinses Margriet, if one crosses it, one gets onto the Kromme Grouw.