Are you looking for a tourist destination located in the nature of the Ruhr region? Does it have to have something for everyone? Then the Halterner Reservoir is perfect for you! The reservoir gave the town ‘Haltern am See’ its name and today is a popular tourist destination in the Ruhr region, both for walkers, water sports enthusiasts and also families with children.
A variety of options for everyone
The lake is 3 km long, 2 km wide and offers walkers wonderful lake views and impressive, idyllic viewing points on a 10-km circular route. Are you more of a water sports enthusiast? Then the Halterner Reservoir is a paradise for you. In the summer months, you have the option of hiring paddle boats, pedalos, row boats and canoes in good weather, as well as marvelling at the variety of sailing boats. A passenger boat takes regular trips over the lake and young and old will have fun in the lido with its 500-metre-long natural sandy beach. Would you prefer quiet relaxation? The Hullerner Lake is the place for you.