Oost-Vlaanderen  >  Belgium

Green area with many trees and shrubs. You see quite a lot of birds, although mostly the more common birds. But it is also just beautiful for walking.

Added* by Gilles De Wilde
Most recent update 11 February 2022
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The Gratiebossen are located in Berlare in East Flanders. It is a beautiful nature reserve with patches of forest and shrubs. It is quiet and therefore you see quite a lot of birds. But it's also just a nice area for walking. The birds you see there are mainly common species like European Robin, Chaffinch, Great Tit, Eurasian Blue Tit, et cetera.


Nederlands: De Gratiebossen zijn gelegen in Berlare in Oost-Vlaanderen. Het is een mooi natuurgebied met veel bomen en struiken. Het is er stil en je ziet er daarom redelijk veel vogels. Maar het is ook gewoon een mooi gebied om te wandelen. De vogels die je er ziet zijn voornamelijk vaak voorkomende soorten als European Robin, Chaffinch, Great Tit, Eurasian Blue Tit, et cetera.



You can park there at various places around the grace forests. The area is best explored on foot.


Nederlands: Je kan er parkeren op verschillende plekken rond de gratiebossen. Je kan het gebied het best te voet verkennen.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Agriculture , Reedbeds , Grassland , Scattered trees and bushes


Flat , Hilly , Sandy

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit



Wide path , Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail


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