Damhussoen Lake

Copenhagen  >  Denmark

Lake located to the west of Copenhagen center. The lake has surrounding paths through meadows and mixed wood.

Added* by Carol Williams-Suich
Most recent update 31 January 2023
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Damhussoen Lake attracts migrating birds and wintering waterfowl and birds are easily seen. Local bird walks regularly through all seasons.



Damhussoen Lake is located just north of Roskildevej, between Rødovre, Vanløse and Frederiksberg, on the western outskirts of inner Copenhagen. The lake is easy accessible from Copenhagen by train and bus. Parking for cars/ vans available. Click on the P in the map for directions.

Terrain and Habitat

Scattered trees and bushes , Lake , Wetland



Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring migration , Autumn migration


Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car , Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform


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