Bakkeveen is the recreational centre of 3Provinciënland: the area where the borders of the provinces of Groningen, Drenthe and Friesland converge.The landscape is quite varied: a patchwork landscape with forests, meadows, heathlands, shifting sands and beautiful vistas. 3Provinciënland is part of the Frisian Woodlands; the land of natural rhythm.
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Discover the area by bike or on foot. The network hubs help you find your way. There are also many events in the villages. Who hasn’t heard of Bakkeveen’s two-week flea market: the largest in the Northern Netherlands with thousands of visitors at a time. Oerrock and DodoFestival are major musical crowd-pullers.