The best time for birding is in winter. Then you can spot many species of waterfowl like Greylag Goose, Greater White-fronted Goose, , Ruddy Shelduck, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, Eurasian Wigeon, Common Teal, Red-crested Pochard, Common Pochard or Tufted Duck. But also many other aquatic birds like Slavonian Grebe (Horned Grebe), Red-necked Grebe, Black-necked Grebe or different species of Gulls.
You can park at a big parking place at the south west of the lake. The best way to explore the area is walking.
Terrain and HabitatLake, Agriculture
Is a telescope useful?Can be useful
Good birding seasonSpring, Autumn, Winter
Best time to visitWinter
RouteWide path, Narrow trail
Difficulty walking trailEasy
Birdwatching hide / platformNo
In the north west of the next bigger town Zülpich is a second lake sometimes with a little bit more interesting species than here.