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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    • 05/24/2017

  • 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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    • 11/13/2018

  • 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 all come stress-free for their pleasure. 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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    • 02/20/2019

  • 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 all come stress-free for their pleasure. 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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    • 02/20/2019

  • 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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    • 09/16/2015

  • 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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    • 04/09/2019

  • Bopp

    Also nice to watch are dragon boats.

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    • 08/15/2018

  • 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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    • 09/08/2018

  • Wildrocker 🌍

    "The enthusiasm for nature comes from the uninhabitability of the cities." (Bertolt Brecht)One of the last remaining water holes in Hannover. The Maschsee is of great importance for the Hanoverian. Sometimes people reach the water for the first time in March, but in the summer months they are forced to divide into widely scattered groups, for example at the Maschseefest. So you will find instead of the large herd many small groups, partly scattered around the Maschsee around.
    In order to maintain the good water quality, every year huge amounts of garbage in the form of plastic bags and bicycles are brought out of the lake!

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    • 10/23/2018

  • 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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    • 04/09/2019

  • 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 all come stress-free for their pleasure. 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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    • 02/20/2019

  • 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 all come stress-free for their pleasure. 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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    • 02/20/2019

  • HamiHH

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

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    • 06/11/2018

  • 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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    • 11/11/2018

  • Hohnebostel 🚔👮🏻‍♂️🕵️‍♂️

    Yes just, if possible write nothing more, at least but no bike highlights "Maschsee" create more, there are already as many as carp in the thing.

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    • 03/29/2018

  • 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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    • 04/03/2019

  • Julian

    Typical Machsee stop! What else should one write about this?

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    • 04/10/2017

  • Bopp

    Once around are 2400 m.

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    • 10/10/2018

  • Dirk

    Nice resting place on a tour at the Maschsee

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    • 04/15/2018

  • Bopp

    There is always something going on at the Maschsee.
    Once around are 2400 m.

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    • 10/10/2018

  • 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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    • 04/03/2019

  • 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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    • 04/09/2019

  • Till

    Really a real highlight in this region! :)

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    • 06/09/2019

  • 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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    • 06/30/2019


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