The three most popular forests

A forest zone cuts through Meetjesland; it runs from the West Flanders border to the port of Ghent. Become acquainted with our forests!

Lembeekse Bossen Bardelaere walking route



A great place for those who love to walk in peace and quiet in the region. Afterwards you can enjoy a delicious cup of coffee at Heihoek or in the Bardelaere Museum!

> Visit the Bardelaere Museum

Drongengoedhoeve Maldegemveld landscape information centre

Landscape Park Drongengoed


Landscape Park Drongengoed is the largest continuous forest area in the province.

> Visit the Landscape Park

Provincial Domain Het Leen


Provincial Domain Het Leen is a unique forest. It was a military ammunition depot before 1971. It offers paved roads, a visitor's centre, an arboretum, a cafeteria and lovely ponds.

> Visit Het Leen