Netherlands

Most Southernpoint

The most Southernpoint of the Netherlands (in Europa) is on the border with Belgium, located at bordermarker nr. 12. It is situated near a small place called Klein Kuttingen.

With Wilma I visited it on the 19th of March 2023.

most Southernpoint Netherlands
most Southernpoint Netherlands
most Southernpoint Netherlands
most Easternpoint Netherlands

Most Easternpoint

The most Easternpoint of the Netherlands (in Europa) is situated on the border with Germany along HW A7/AB 280, just North of Bad Nieuwenschans (NL), province Groningen, south of Bunde (D).

With Aafko I visited it on the
6th octobre 2023.

most Easternpoint Netherlands

Most Westernpoint

The most Westernpoint of the Netherlands (in Europa) is situated on the border with Belgium at Sint Anna ter Muiden, near Sluis in the Province Zeeland. Bordermarker 360 is situated here.

With Wilma I visited it on the
29 januar 2022.

Most westernpoint of the Netherlands
Most westernpoint of the Netherlands
Most westernpoint of the Netherlands
Most westernpoint of the Netherlands
Most westernpoint of the Netherlands

Netherlands

Hoogste punt van Nederland

Most highestpoint

The most highestpoint of the Netherlands (in Europa) is situated

± 50 mtr. from the 3i-point at Vaals were Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands touch each other.


This place is also called the touristic 3ipoint.

Hoogste punt van Nederland

Netherlands

Most deepestpoint

The most deepestpoint of the Netherlands (in Europa) is 6,78 mtr. below NAP, the New Amsterdam peil.


For pictures, I still have to visit it and it is only <30 km. of my house!

Be patience: I will visit!

Netherlands

Tripoint Groningen/Drenthe/Niedersachsen

On this 3i-point BM 168 is situated.

Since 1764 on this place there have been a BM. This one was placed on the agreement between Bisdom Münsterand the Republic of the United Netherlands.

Grenssteen 168
Grenssteen 168
Grenssteen 168

In 1824 a new agreement was signed by the Kingdom of Hannover and the kingdom of the Netherlands. This agreement still is actual and in charge!


Nowadays BM 168 is situated on the border of the Dutch Provinces Groningen and Drenthe and the German state Niedersachsen.


Actually it's no 3ipoint on three countries.

Tripoint Bentheim/Münster/Nederland


This tri-point actually has been a country 3i-point for years.

First the mentioned 3 countries, later the countries Hannover/Pruisen/Netherlands. Because of this agreement we see many BM with the letter H(annover) or P(ruisen) opposite to the letter N(etherlands).


More info you find here

Belgium

The most Northernpoint of Belgium, located at bordermarker nr. 219a. It is situated near a village called Meersel-Dreef.


However most websites and Mr. Waes as well, mention bordermarker nr. 219 as most Northern, actually about 30 mtr. up North there's borderstone 219a as actuall most Northernpoint of Belgium.

most northernpoint belgium
most northernpoint belgium
most northernpoint belgium

The most Easternpoint of Belgium, located at bordermarker nr. 401 on the border with Germany. It is situated near a village called Kehr (Hellenthal).


Border marker 401 is in charge as most easternpoint of Belgium as well.

most easthernpoint belgium
most easthernpoint belgium
most easthernpoint belgium
most easthernpoint belgium

Belgium

Europe

(click for webpage)


The most Southernpoint of
Europe on the continent is
Punta de Tarifa in Spain.


We visited this point in 2017.
Pictures ain't of great quality, sorry.

Punta de Tarifa

Spain

(click for webpage)


The most Southernpoint of
Spain is ex aequo de most Southernpoint of Europe
on the continent.


It also is the border of the

Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean.



Most Northernpoint Europa

European Union

(click for webpage)


The most Northernpoint of the
European Union is
Nuorgam, Finland.


Most Northernpoint Finland

Finland

(click for webpage)


The most Northernpoint of
Finland at Nuorgam (Njoargänn) is ex aequo de most Northernpoint of Europe .


It is situated on the river 'Teno'. In the middele of this river is the the border with Norway



Germany

The most Easternpoint of Bayern, is located near the tripoint
At-Cz-De border on the Plöckenstein mountain (1.378 mtr).


It's marked with a sign, that says the sign is not on the exact location. Agreement of  25 octobre 1765.

With Wilma I visited it at 19 mei 2023.

most easthernpoint Bayern
most easthernpoint Bayern
most easthernpoint Bayern
most easthernpoint Bayern

The most Westernpoint of Finland is located at bordermarker #7 on the Isle Märket which is half Finish, half Swedish.


I was able (and lucky) to join the expedition of the International Border researchgroup (IBRG) to Märket first weekend of july 2023.

Most Westernpoint Finland
Most Westernpoint Finland
Most Westernpoint Finland
Most Westernpoint Finland

A mostpoint in the USA Wilma and I visited, is the only quadripoint in the USA, the point were 4 States meet.


Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Arizona does meet here. It's a touristic spot in Native land.

Fourcorners
Fourcorners
Fourcorners

Canada

The border on 1.624 mtr. in Kootenaypark between the Canadian states Alberta and British Columbia is not only a border between 2 states.

It also is a border of continental devide, where the water in Alberta flows to the Atlantic Ocean and the water in British Columbia flows to the Pacific
Ocean.

Alberta British Columbia Continental Devide

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Besides of this, it also is the border of Banff National park and Kootenay National park and the border of the time zone.

Banff has Mountain time, Kootenay has Mountain standard time (Mst). There's 1 hour difference.

Other points

Jindřichův Hradec 15º Meridian

15º Meridian East

In Jindřichův Hradec in the Czech Republic, we walked near the church of Assumption over the 15º Meridian. It was good that a sign in the street and a sign → on the wall mentioned it. 

15º Meridian