Kopje van Bloemendaal

Bloemendaal, The Netherlands

The Kopje van Bloemendaal is a col with a length of 447 meter. It is located in Bloemendaal, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands. The average grade of this col is 5.6% with a maximum of 10.2%. The Kopje van Bloemendaal ascents from 15 meter at the start, to 41 meter at the top, with a total of 25 ascending meters.


Kopje van Bloemendaal Profile


Distance 447 m
Elevation gain 25 m
Average grade 5.6 %
Maximum grade 10.2 %
Climb category None
Minimum elevation 15 m
Maximum elevation 41 m

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The road to the viewpoint is a popular route for cyclists because of the climb. On November 8, 2018 the community of Bloemendaal decided to put up a sign referring to the height to mark the summit. Traditionally, cyclists used the letterbox as a marker, as mentioned in '43 wielerverhalen' by Tim Krabbé. In 2018 the letterbox was removed and since then there has been a sign on top of a full-sized mailbox, with a tribute to Gerrie Knetemann, the one and only 'Koning van ’t Kopje' (King of).