The tower overlooks the lakes of Loenderveense Plas and the Waterleidingplas. The area has a large diversity of water and meadow birds. From the quay, among other things, you have a chance of Great Reed Warbler, terns and Little Gull. Als other reedbirds as Sedge Warbler, Reed Bunting and Savi's Warbler. Purple Heron is also possible.
In the wintermonths on the Loenderveense Plas you can see many Tufted Duck, Eurasian Wigeon, Common Pochard, Great Cormorant en Greylag Goose. Many songbirds also and if you are lucky a Common Kingfisher.
Best explored walking/cycling.
Terrain and HabitatLake, Wetland
Is a telescope useful?Can be useful
Good birding seasonAll year round
Best time to visitSpring
Difficulty walking trailEasy
Accessible byFoot, Bicycle
Birdwatching hide / platformYes
In addition to the observation tower, a walk along the "Kromme Rade" (the path opposite of the parkingplace) is also worthwhile.