Autumn has arrived! This is a wonderful season to go out. Nature changes and all the bright colours come out. Plan a nice day out, a wonderful long weekend or a nice holiday. Go cycling, sailing or get a breath of fresh air on the beach. The calendar is full of events. Discover autumn in the Kop!

Experience Den Helder.

Visit the various museums and discover Willemsoord. Or choose something more challenging and go climbing or to the escape room. Look for all information at

Mushroom hunting in Wildrijk

In this forest, you can go for a nice walk of about an hour. With the pole route you will pass the most beautiful places. For children, there is a treasure hunt. Many special plants grow here and in the autumn many mushrooms.  Click for more info.

The sagging of Anna Paulowna

Nature reserve De Verzakking near Anna Paulowna was created by the construction of the Amsteldiepdijk. The use of the wrong material resulted in a sandbank. Life on the Verzakking and the bird islands can be viewed from the dikes. Look for more information. 

Willemsoord in Den Helder
Mushroom hunting in Wildrijk
The Sagging in Anna Paulowna