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Panzerwiese and Hartelholz München

Bavaria  >  Germany

One of the last proper breeding grounds for several bird species close to the city of Munich.

Description

The Panzerwiese is a 200 hectare heath area in the north of Munich that is part of the northern Munich gravel plain. It used to be a military training area and was never used as an agricultural area. The plain is practically treeless and shrubless. The Hartelholz is a 115-hectare forest north of the Panzerwiese. The Hartelholz and the Panzerwiese are a proper breeding ground for several birds. 

Details

Access

You have several possibilities to get there. If you start in the center of Munich it is maybe a 45 minute bike ride. Other possibilities are the subway (Dülferstraße) or the car. 

Terrain and Habitat

Forest, Grassland, Scattered trees and bushes, City/village

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring, Summer

Best time to visit

Spring

Route

Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Car

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Links

Birdingplaces Near

East of the mentioned area is the Fröttmanninger Heide 

View birdingplaces in the area that are published on Birdingplaces.eu

Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

Comments

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