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Written by Andre Pronk - 14 Aug 2015
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Location notes
This location is close to the old station of Soestduinen, the station is now a office. The nearest big city is Amerfoort.
Railway type and traffic
Passenger trains between Utrecht and Amersfoort, occasionally some freight.
Every 2nd weekend of the month the old trains of the railway museum will pass.
It is a quite place, along a local road, nearby a rail crossing. As always, try not to stand to close at the crossing.
Road directions
From Amersfoort:
  • Take Langegracht, Westsingel and Molenstraat to the City Ring
  • Follow Amsterdamseweg , N221 and Soesterbergsestraat to Weerden Poelmanweg / N413 in Soest

    From Utrecht:
  • Continue on A28 / E30 to Soesterberg.
  • Take exit 4 Soesterberg from the A28 / E30
  • Drive to the Weerden Poelmanweg / N413 in Soest

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    Soestduinen map co-ordinates
  • Parking
    You can park your car in the area.
    Public transport
    There is no public transport, but you can rent a bike at Amersfoort station and go on the bike.

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    Nothing at the location. However in the summer there is a small place where you can get coffee and some food.
    Sun Compass
    Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
    It might be necessary to adjust the time to suit your visit, this link should open with the current day.

    Googly map
    Streetmap links
    Soestduinen general view map
    Soestduinen close up map

    Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary

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    Photographic notes
    This place is best in the morning or early afternoon as there is only one direction suitable for taking photo's, the other way is hindered by fences.

    General views - All photographs © Andre Pronk unless otherwise stated
    Fig 1 - Looking west

Fig 1 - Looking west

    Fig 2 - Looking east

Fig 2 - Looking east

    Fig 3 - Looking west

Fig 3 - Looking west

    Fig 4 - Looking west

Fig 4 - Looking west

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