Our Story

THE STORY BEHIND THE

MEERDAAL NATURE TRAIL

Blanden, a sub-municipality of Oud-Heverlee, is situated between the Mollendaalbos, the Meerdaalwoud and the Heverleebos. Together they form the largest deciduous forest in Flanders. The ideal location for a relaxing trail walk full of variety.


The starting point is the Municipal Meeting Center of Blanden, located a few hundred meters from the reception gate '' de Torenvalk ". Whether you opt for the 50 or 35 km, the Meerdaal Nature Trail is not only peppered with forests. Picturesque sunken roads, vast views of the rolling South Hageland and ancient square farms are part of this unique trail walk.


Bierbeek's beautiful globe water tower is the safe guiding beacon in the landscape. After which, when crossing the finish line, a wonderfully fresh Tripel Bierbeek awaits everyone.