Horumersiel - Schillig

Niedersachsen  >  Germany

An area of shrubs and meadows bordering the Wadden Sea between Horumersiel and Schillig.

Added* by Andreas Michalik
Most recent update 31 January 2022


During the migration period, many songbirds gather in the bushes between Horumersiel and Schillig. The meadows are used by Brent Goose and Shore Lark in winter.



You can park in Horumersiel in the village or at the parking lot at the campsite near Schillig. The area is best explored on foot. Please do not leave the paths so prevent disturbance for birds.

Terrain and Habitat

Beach , Grassland , Scattered trees and bushes , Dunes , City/village


Flat , No shadow , High water possible

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Winter , Autumn

Best time to visit

Winter , Autumn migration


Wide path , Unpaved road , Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by


Birdwatching hide / platform


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