Fochteloo

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Fochteloo
De Fochtel
Village
Klokkenstoel Fochteloo 08C.JPG
Location in Ooststellingwerf municipality
Location in Ooststellingwerf municipality
Fochteloo is located in Netherlands
Fochteloo
Fochteloo
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 52°59′33″N 6°20′5″E / 52.99250°N 6.33472°E / 52.99250; 6.33472Coordinates: 52°59′33″N 6°20′5″E / 52.99250°N 6.33472°E / 52.99250; 6.33472
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Friesland Friesland
Municipality Ooststellingwerf Ooststellingwerf
Population (January 2017)
 • Total 391
Postal code 8428

Fochteloo (West Frisian: De Fochtel) is a village with around 400 inhabitants[1] in the municipality of Ooststellingwerf in southeastern Friesland in the Netherlands.

Geography[edit]

There is a nature reserve located between Fochteloo and Veenhuizen, called Fochteloërveen (nl). It is one of the best preserved highland areas in the Netherlands.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Villages - Ooststellingwerf Municipality (in Dutch)

External links[edit]