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Drongengoed Maldegemveld

Oost-Vlaanderen  >  Belgium

A forest with a few heathland patches.

Added* by Peter Wijnsouw
Most recent update 12 February 2020

Description

Drongengoed/ Maldegemveld is a mixed forest with a few heathland patches, one of the largest heathlands left in the province. With breeding species like Wood Lark, Tree Pipit, Eurasian Hobby and Willow Warbler. In the forest you can find woodpeckers like Middle Spotted Woodpecker and Black Woodpecker and lots of other typical old forest species.

Details

Access

There are lots of interesting small paths with boardwalks over the more swampy places so going by foot is the best option, but the area is also very popular for cycling. You can park preferrably at the Krakeelparking or else at Het Jagershof or De Drongengoedhoeve.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Moors/heathland

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

No

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Autumn

Route

Paved road , Wide path , Unpaved road , Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

Links

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Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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