Etangs de Roly

Province de Namur  >  Belgium

The ponds of Fraity, Prandlage, the woods and the countryside adjoining them allow very beautiful observations of water birds, raptors and finches.

Added* by J.M.Schietecatte
Most recent update 27 January 2023
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Etangs de Roly offers a nice mix of habitats where you can encounter birds such as Whooper Swan, Western Marsh Harrier, Common Kingfisher, Osprey, Dunlin, Temminck's Stint, Ruddy Turnstone, Northern Shoveler, Garganey and Great Bittern.


Français: Les étangs du Fraity, de Prandlage, les bois et la campagne les jouxtant permettent de très belles observations d'oiseaux d'eau, de rapaces et de fringilidés.



Easy access both by car (access via the N5/E420) and by bike or on foot. There is a small car park near the Fraity pond. Click on the P in the map for directions.


Français: Accès aisé tant en voiture ( accès via la N5/E420) qu'en vélo ou à pied. Petit parking aux abords de l'étand du Fraity. Cliquez sur le P sur la carte pour les directions.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Grassland , Reedbeds , Mud flats , Forest , Scattered trees and bushes , Lake


Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Autumn migration , Spring migration


Paved road , Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform



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