Kate, the black woodpecker, has lost all hope. She really wants to find the love of her life and have her own nest of eggs. But in the wider area of ​​the Gasthuisbossen there is no male woodpecker to be found…

If the man doesn’t find her, she will search. Will you help her find it?

During this quest you help Kaat with her mission. You enter the forest in an active way. You will come across a lot of fun facts, surprising mysteries and fun activity assignments. It is the ideal quest for families where you discover the forest in an original way and at your own pace.

Practical information

  • Search brochure: The brochure is available at the Zonnebeke Tourism Office or the provincial visitors center De Palingbeek in Zillebeke.
  • Start: Zandvoordebos parking (kleine Ieperstraat), 8980 Zandvoorde
  • Distance: 5 km
  • The treasure hunt is not signposted.

Address information

Longitude: 50.825596671672
Latitude: 2.9683888700058

T: 0032 (0)51 77 04 41


  • Zandvoorde
  • Kids & Family
  • Nature
  • Walking
  • On the move


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