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Hikes

Here you can find over 200 hikes in Belgium. They vary from short, family-friendly walks (e.g. 5 to 8 km) to more demanding hikes (up to 24 km). All are categorized per province and include directions to the starting point, public transport access, downloadable maps and GPX tracks, and points of interest along the way. Have fun!

Daily evening walk

The benefits of a daily evening walk

Taking a daily evening walk can help you get or keep fit, and can help improve your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mont Rigi walk

Hiking in the High Fens from Mont Rigi

Hiking in the High Fens of Belgium is a highly popular activity. Here are four routes to take, starting from Mont Rigi.

River Helle valley walk

River Helle valley walk and Lake Eupen

An outstanding 12k walk along the picturesque River Helle valley and then around the southern perimeter of Lake Eupen.

Baraque Michel walk

Two walks from Baraque Michel

Enjoy a short 5 km or a longer 9 km walk from Baraque Michel, one of the highest spots of Belgium

Walks around Keerbergen

Four walks around Keerbergen

Four walks – three short and one longer one – around the fields, heaths, forests and suburbs of Keerbergen, and along the River Dijle.

Berghen hiking boots review

A review of two pairs of Berghen hiking boots: Livigno WP Black, and Bologna Leather Caffé low-tops.

The 7 km Chartreuzenberg walk, Holsbeek

The 7 km Chartreuzenberg walk is ideal for children and families as it includes a woodland play area. Starts and ends in Holsbeek.

The Lakes of Saint-Denis near Mons

A 9 km circular walk around the Lakes of Saint-Denis and surrounding countryside features a ruined abbey, a vineyard, and lots of ducks!

Roeselberg Chapel Walk

7 km Roeselberg Chapel walk, Houwaart

A pleasant 7 km family-friendly circular walk starting from the Roeselberg Chapel in Houwaart and going through the Walenbos.

Beninksberg

A short walk on the Beninksberg

Enjoy a short walk on the Beninksberg, to the north of Leuven, a small but varied nature reserve with woodland, heathland and grassland