Alde Feanen National Park
Bird hides and water recreation
Every year, National Park De Alde Feanen attracts thousands of people who enjoy scenery and water recreation. The permanent residents of the area are the birds. Venture out into the National Park and you will come across several bird hides. Take some time to study the behavior of the hundreds of birds at the Alde Feanen without being noticed.
One of the best ways to explore The Alde Feanen is by taking to the water. You can take the ferry to the village Earnewâld, where you can rent canoes, rowboats, sail boats and power boats. If you do not want to steer a boat yourself, there are several cruise companies to choose from. The park also has a visitor center with information about all routes, expeditions and activities. They will also tell you how to reach the stork station in Eibertshiem.
Skating and sailing on the Alde Feanen
National Park De Alde Feanen is a beautiful area to relax throughout the year. In summer, thousands sail the lakes and during icy winters the area is a popular venue for ice skating. Both seasons in the Alde Feanen offer special experiences that create a lifetime of memories.
From May through September, you can sail on a barge in the dark every Monday evening. Shudder at the captain’s ghost stories and enjoy the quiet in this beautiful nature reserve. Or hire a camping barge and camp on the water.