Observatoire l'étang de la Mutche

Moselle  >  France

Bird observatory on Lake Mutche designed like a ship.

Added* by Patrick Archimbaud
Most recent update 4 April 2021
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Bird observatory on l'étang de la Mutche (Lake Mutche). An observatory on the water where one can observe many birds including Great Crested Grebe, Common Kingfisher Eurasian Coot and different species of ducks. The observatory allows you to observe the birds in all serenity. Other birds that have been seen here Greylag Goose, Mute Swan, Egyptian Goose, Mallard, Eurasian Collared Dove, Water Rail, Common Crane, Grey Heron, Great Egret, Red Kite, Black Kite and Common Buzzard.


Français: Observatoire a oiseaux l'étang de la Mutche. Observatoire sur l'eau .... on peut y observer la grêppe huppée , le martin pécheur et differentes race de canards. Un navire amarré aux berges de l'étang de la Mutche ? C'est le décor qui permet d'observer en toute sérénité la faune locale. Un peu de patience, beaucoup de silence, et la magie opère. De nombreuses espèces ont été répertoriées sur le site, dont l'intérêt ornithologique est indéniable : foulques, grèbes, colverts, et bien d'autres encore...



The observatory is located at the Mutch pond in Moselle. You can park at the observatory. Click on the P in the map to get directions.


Français: l'observatoire se situe è l'étang de la Mutch en Moselle. Vous pouvez vous garer à l'observatoire. Cliquez sur le P sur la carte pour obtenir les directions.

Terrain and Habitat

Lake , Scattered trees and bushes , Reedbeds


Flat , Dry

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Spring migration , Autumn , Autumn migration


Paved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform


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