Wannenlappers hiking trail
9.6 km • Kruisem
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Addresse starting point (approximate)
Alfred Amelotstraat 53, 9750 Kruisem
The route is fully signposted with thematic signs (no nodes).
Walk through the Scheldemeersen and the former willow plantations of Zingem. Willow twigs were made into 'wannen': flat baskets to separate the wheat from the chaff. Someone who patched up broken walls was called a 'wannenlapper'. Pass Meuleken 't Dal, the smallest windmill in East Flanders.