Hautes Fagnes  >  Belgium

Moor reserve with open landscapes and peatland. A good area for birds of heathland and moors. Also Black-winged Kite has been seen here.

Added* by Gilles Pirard
Most recent update 29 August 2021


Open countryside and peatland near the village of Sourbrodt. Beyond the particular atmosphere and the beauty of the landscape, the heathland species are well represented here. Birds you can see here range from Common Crane to Great Grey Shrike. Specialty of the area is Black-winged Kite that can sometimes be seen here.


Français: Au delà de l'ambiance particulière et de la qualité paysagère, les espèces de lande sont ici bien représentées.



The car park at the end of rue de Bosfagne is very easy to access. Click on the P in the map to get directions. From the car park you can explore the surrounding area. Or you can walk one of the many trails in the area. The route that is shown on the map is 5 km.


Français: Le parking situé au bout de la rue de Bosfagne est très facile d'accès

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Moors/heathland , Scattered trees and bushes


Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit



Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by


Birdwatching hide / platform



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