Ausgleichsfläche Flugplatz Reichelsheim

Hessen  >  Germany

This area was created to compensate for construction work at the nearby airport. It has good observation possibilities.

Added* by R. Graf
Most recent update 11 December 2022


At Ausgleichsfläche Flugplatz Reichelsheim many waterfowl and wading bird species can be observed, such as Northern Lapwing, Snipe, Greylag Goose, Great Egret and Red Kite.



Park in the village of Leidhecken. Click on the P in the map for directions. From the parking walk south. After about one kilometre you will see the observation hide on a hill.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Plain


Wet , Open landscape , Flat

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring , Autumn , Summer

Best time to visit

Spring migration , Autumn migration


Paved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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