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Hannover – Maschsee

Hannover – Maschsee

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  • Betty

    In the middle of the city and yet the perfect recreation area. The Maschsee invites you for swimming, water sports or leisurely strolling, cycling, inline skating or running. The artificially created, 80 hectares of water and its long beautiful promenade attract visitors from all over. You can also rent pedal boats or rowboats or learn how to sail. On the south bank of the Maschsee there is also a bathing beach for swimming. There is a lot to do here. One day is not enough.

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    • May 24, 2017

  • Stefan

    He is not tall. A circumnavigation is about 6.5 km long. If that is still too far, you can translate with scheduled scheduled service boats or make a sea cruise.
    The outer track around the lake consists of an asphalt lane, it is often used by cyclists and skaters. Inside is a footpath, here you can see many joggers and strolling strollers. So everyone gets to their pleasure without stress.

    Although the Segelböötchen are small, the lake exudes maritime flair. Is not only at the boot clubs, but also at the casino on the north shore. For me and my wife, the lake is regularly a destination for cycling from Hildesheim coming from.
    On the western shore, the sea is quite shady by many tall trees, the east bank is more like an avenue with less shade, but more benches in the sun.

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    • February 20, 2019

  • Topsi

    One of the most popular excursion destinations and recreational areas in the city: the Maschsee in the middle of the city attracts water sports enthusiasts just as he invites you to stroll, cycle or jog.

    Hannover relaxes on its maritime paradise: well known beyond the city limits and certainly one of Hannover's most popular destinations is the approx. 0.8 square kilometer Maschsee.
    The artificial lake, which was built between 1934 and 1936 in the Leinemasch, attracts water sports enthusiasts just as it does on its approx. 6 kilometers long riverside paths for strolling, cycling or jogging invites. In recent years, he has become more and more of a meeting place for inline skaters.
    Source: Hanover.de

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    • September 16, 2015

  • Stefan

    As a destination for a bike ride from Hildesheim coming from always nice. Especially at the time of the annual Maschseefestes.

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    • November 13, 2018

  • Turbo

    The bike path is more suitable for strolling than for training. He was shared with skateboarders, skaters and many others

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    • April 9, 2019

  • Mapf

    The name of the lake is derived from the so-called "Leinemasch" or simply "Masch". This is the historical corridor name for the area where the lake was created. It is a lower-lying floodplain of the leash. The origin of the term Masch is related to the landscape type of the march (Wikipedia).

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    • July 7, 2019

  • Raserboy

    Julius Trip (1857 - 1907) was the first city garden director of Hanover from 1897 to 1907. He established with his office an independent garden administration, which continues to this day. During his tenure, Julius Trip created numerous new gardens of various kinds. These included city squares, parks such as the Maschpark and the front Eilenriede, cemeteries, playgrounds and sports fields.

    Source: Hannover.de

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    • June 18, 2017

  • Wildrocker🌍

    "The crush for nature comes from the uninhabitability of cities." (Bertolt Brecht)

    One of the last remaining water holes in Hanover. The Maschsee is very important for the Hanoverian. Sometimes people reach the water as early as the first sun in March, but in the summer months they are forced to split up into widely dispersed groups, for example at the Maschsee Festival. Instead of the large herd, you will find many small groups, some of them scattered around the Maschsee.

    And ... in order to maintain the water quality, huge amounts of rubbish in the form of plastic bags through to bicycles and electric scooters are fetched from the lake every year! Unique.

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    • October 23, 2018

  • Bopp

    Also nice to watch are dragon boats.

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    • August 15, 2018

  • Heino

    THE lake of Hannover. Many leisure activities possible, nice restaurants on the shore. Made in the 1930s, partially excavated by hand with the spade. The Maschsee belonged to the job creation measures of the national socialists. And, like much of the time, served to dazzle ordinary citizens. Today Hannover is not Hannover without Maschsee.

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    • September 8, 2018

  • Tim⭕ G.🚴🚵👣

    The Maschsee is a man-made 2.4 km long and 180 to 530 m wide lake south of the city center of Hannover. With an area of ​​78 hectares, it is the largest body of water in the capital of Lower Saxony. The lake offers numerous water sports and is a popular recreational area

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    • November 11, 2018

  • Turbo

    The bike path is more suitable for strolling than for training. He was shared with skateboarders, skaters and many others

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    • April 9, 2019

  • Till & Co.

    Really a real highlight in this region! :)

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    • June 9, 2019

  • Hohnebostel 🚔👮🏻‍♂️🕵️‍♂️

    It's best to make a real turn at the end and then drive back. Not that it will be a whole lap.

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    • April 3, 2019

  • Hohnebostel 🚔👮🏻‍♂️🕵️‍♂️

    Once around, are about 6.5 kilometers, in slalom past other people who do not hear one, because they have mobile phone in the ear or walk with the rollator and hear nothing more. 2400 would be if you would walk the entire route once over the water, but not back.

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    • April 3, 2019

  • Mapf

    The Maschsee is a man-made 2.4 km long and 180 to 530 m wide lake south of the city center of Hannover. With an area of 78 hectares, it is the largest body of water in the capital of Lower Saxony. The lake offers numerous water sports and is a popular recreational area. Wikipedia

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    • June 30, 2019

  • Bopp

    Once around are 2400 m.

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    • October 10, 2018

  • Frank Tomszak

    The oasis in Hanover

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    • June 10, 2019

  • HamiHH

    In Hannover, of course, you have to go to the Maschsee.

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    • June 11, 2018

  • Ernstfri

    Always a worthwhile destination in the summer!

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    • May 30, 2019

  • Jana-Marie

    Probably the most popular lake in Hanover.
    This is where joggers, hikers, cyclists and walkers come together.

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    • August 17, 2020

  • Henne

    There's a lot going on around the lake. Due to the super-good asphalt, there are also more skaters there.

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    • September 12, 2020

  • Frank Meister

    evening atmosphere

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    • June 17, 2019

  • Turbo

    The bike path around the Maschsee is more suitable for strolling than for training. You share it with skateboarders, skaters and many others

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    • April 9, 2019


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