|— Municipality —|
|• Total||317.24 km2 (122.49 sq mi)|
|• Land||312.87 km2 (120.80 sq mi)|
|• Water||4.37 km2 (1.69 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2007)|
|• Density||186/km2 (480/sq mi)|
|Source: CBS, Statline.|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Hardenberg (file— ) is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands, in the province of Overijssel. The city of Hardenberg has a population of about 17,200. It received city rights in 1362 from Jan van Arkel, Bishop of Utrecht. The famous Pieterpad also passes through Hardenberg.
There are many cycling routes throughout Hardenberg. The Great Hardenburg Bicycle Race takes place each August, with the top 3 victors being named the "Wheeler-Kings" of the town and given lifetime passes to the local museum.
The N34 runs through Hardenberg, and is the major road.
Crazy Horse is the name of a major concert venue.
De Boshoek is a sport park off the N34 in the outskirts of Hardenberg, near Ommen.
HHC Hardenberg is the local football club of Hardenberg.
De Marsch is the indoor-swimming pool of Hardenberg located in the Centrum (Town Centre).
Towns and villagesEdit
In the cityEdit
In the municipalityEdit
- Balkbrug Benedenvaart
- De Belt
- De Haandrik
- De Kolonie
- De Krim
- Den Velde
- 't Haantje
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