Gronauer Masch

Lower Saxony  >  Germany

It is a 3.5 meter high closed pulpit made of wood. So you can watch birds unnoticed and even in bad weather.

Added* by Andreas Brandes
Most recent update 12 February 2020
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Gronauer Masch is a nature reserve of 32 hectares. The area is characterized by ponds, siltation zones and reed beds and subsequent wet meadows. It is an important breeding, resting and wintering biotope for waterfowl. It is a very nice place to watch water birds. In the north of the nature reserve there is a lookout tower from which the area can be viewed. Birds you can see here are White Stork, Great Cormorant, Great Egret Grey Heron, Mute Swan, Cuckoo, Skylark and Common Kingfisher.



You can walk or ride a bike. You can park your car in Gronau 1.5 km away.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Agriculture , Moors/heathland , Lake


Open landscape , Hilly

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

Spring , Autumn

Best time to visit

Spring migration , Autumn migration


Unpaved road , Wide path , Narrow trail , Paved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform



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