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Laarsche Bruch

Grafschaft Bentheim  >  Germany

Small lake that was a former sand pit. Here the sand was extracted that was needed for the construction of NATO buildings close by.

Description

Laarsche Bruch is a rectangular lake, surrounded by reed. On the border between Germany and The Netherlands. In winter the lake is a refuge for Tundra Swan (Bewick's Swan), Whooper Swan and lots of Tufted Duck and Eurasian Coot.

Details

Access

Parking on the side of the road. There is one viewing tower and one bird hide.

Terrain and Habitat

Lake

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Winter

Best time to visit

Winter

Route

Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Car

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

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