Fort Werk aan de Korte Uitweg

Tull en ´t Waal, Netherlands

Fort Werk aan de Korte Uitweg was built as a part of New Dutch Waterline defence line between 1873-1879. It was able to host 160 soldiers. The fort was restored in 1999.



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Founded: 1873-1879
Category: Castles and fortifications in Netherlands

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Adel B. Papp (7 months ago)
One of the most beautiful campsites I’ve ever been to. Worth a visit
Linda Dekker (7 months ago)
Spend one night here. Nice small, basic campground and beautiful setting.
Pamela (3 years ago)
Absolutely wonderful place to camp! It gets busy but that makes it so cozy. They have campfire kits! Bring your lighter. ? The surrounding area is really nice for hikes. There are walking routes and forts. There's a terrace, breakfast is wonderful, and the facilities (bathroom and shower) are modern and clean. Highly recommended.
Wanda Catsman (3 years ago)
Super fijne plek om even te rusten tijdens een wandeling
Glenn Hubner (4 years ago)
Leuke fort ...gezellige mensen en een leuke camping aanwezig. .Je kan hier goed vertoeven
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