The Gorzenpark landscape
|Location||The Netherlands, Ridderkerk|
|Area||98.84 acres (40.00 ha)|
|Status||Open all year|
The Gorzen is a nature park in the Dutch province of South Holland, located on the eastside of Ridderkerk, between the New Veer and the New harbor. The nature- and recreational park The Gorzen is a former dumpsite with a total area of 40 acres (16 ha). The park was formed in consequences of all kinds of activities and circumstances in a period of half a century shaped in a hillside nature park with a few lakes and brooks.