What can one experience here?

  • Cycling


  • Forest


  • Cycling route marked with specific hexagonal white and red signs in one direction (clockwise) and available as gpx. 
  • The hilly route spans 93 km, with some challenging climbs (elevation gain: 900 m). 
  • Depart from Sven Nys Cycling Center in Baal. 
  • Sven Nys put pen to paper to design his favourite training route through Hageland, one that starts at home, at the Balenberg. 
  • This is no CX track, but a 93 km circuit on the road that covers the slopes and hills of his home region. 
  • The circuit will take you through sweet-smelling fruit orchards, along sloped vineyards, and past the majestic Horst Castle and a scattering of cosy villages. 
  • Visit the Sven Nys Cycling Center where you can learn all about off-road cycling and test your skills on the Sven Nys Grand Prix race track.