Halterner Stausee - From Schiffsanleger, Germany
The Halterner Stausee, aka Haltern Reservoir, is located in Haltern am See, Germany. It is a lovely lake with a variety of recreational activities, from sailing, windsurfing and swimming to walking, running and picnicking. For bird watchers, it is paradise; for photographers, it provides stunning views and captivating scenery. In the summer, when the sun is high and the temperatures mild, Halterner Stausee is simply breathtaking. In winter time, as the temperature drops and snow falls, the lake is transformed into a tranquil winter wonderland. There are also boat trips and guided tours daily, so that visitors can learn more about the surrounding area and its history.