Flemhudder See

Schleswig Holstein  >  Germany

Lakes, woodlands and hedgerows between the Kiel Canal and the Westensee. A very good spot to see Smew.

Added* by Felix Mittermayer
Most recent update 6 June 2021
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The Flemhudder See area is located between the lake Westensee area and the North Sea- Baltic Sea Channel and offers some nice birding all year round. Best spot to observe Smew in the winter. Ruddy Duck has been present here in 2020 and 2021. Some of the other birds you can encounter are Red-necked Grebe, Northern Pintail, Common Crane, Sedge Warbler and Marsh Harrier.



Access by car, bike and public transportation (Train station "Achterwehr", Bus station" Felde Klein Nordsee Kreuzung").

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Wetland , Lake


Flat , Slippery

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Winter , Spring


Paved road , Wide path

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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