In Lippeauen Hamm typical birds of the floodplains come for resting and breeding. Also there are good managed paths to walk and also several observation platforms.
Easily accessible via bus (lines 1 and T4) or bike. Also a 15 minute ride by bike from city centre Hamm. You can also access by car with several parking locations.
Terrain and HabitatForest, Wetland, Scattered trees and bushes, Grassland, Plain, River, Reedbeds, City/village
ConditionsFlat, Open landscape
Is a telescope useful?Can be useful
Good birding seasonSpring
Best time to visitSpring migration
RoutePaved road, Wide path, Unpaved road, Narrow trail
Difficulty walking trailEasy
Accessible byFoot, Bicycle, Wheelchair
Birdwatching hide / platformYes
About 10 km to the east following the Lippe there is NSG Heidemühle and Disselmersch a bit farther away from the city and therefore a bit more promising and quiet. About the same distance in the opposite direction you can find NSG Am Tibaum that is also a renaturated part of river Lippe.