NSG Roßwag

Baden Württemberg  >  Germany

A very beautiful nature reserve bordering the Enz River close to the village of Roßwag.

Added* by Beate Wirtl
Most recent update 15 July 2021


The nature reserve of Roßwag is an area of wonderful natural meadows with lots of birds and insects. Even in winter, a good area for bird watching. And very good for birding during bird migration. Among the birds you can see in the area are Eurasian Kestrel, White Stork, Eurasian Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Middle Spotted Woodpecker, Long-tailed Tit, Greenfinch, Yellowhammer, Northern Lapwing, Red Kite, Black Kite, European Goldfinch, House Martin, Barn Swallow, Fieldfare, Song Thrush, Black Redstart, Goosander, Grey Heron, Great Egret, Great Cormorant, Blackcap, Common Nightingale, Grey Wagtail, Common Kingfisher, Common Swift, Eurasian Hobby, Northern Goshawk and Mistle Thrush.



A parking lot is located directly on the river Enz, only a few minutes from the nature reserve.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Wetland , Grassland , Scattered trees and bushes , River


Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Summer , Autumn , Autumn migration


Wide path , Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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