Bike Touring Highlight

Recommended by 273 out of 291 cyclists


  • Johanna

    On Biggesee, cyclists can look forward to beautiful paths and great infrastructure. On a tour around the reservoir, the waters are always enchanting with their picturesque sights - blue waters, surrounded by lovely hills covered with green forests.

    In summer, the lake also scores with countless bathing places, where you can take a break and jump into the cool water. From secluded coves on free beaches to beach resorts you can find everything.

    More information about the bathing areas at Biggesee can be found here:

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    • June 3, 2018

  • Markus

    The Biggedamm was built in the 1950s and 60s and dams up the Bigge to the huge Biggesee. The dam is very impressive and has a height of over 50 meters. In addition to power generation, the main task is to regulate the water level in winter in order to protect the lower regions along the Lenne and the Ruhr from flooding. You have a particularly beautiful view over the dam and the lake from the Skywalk Biggeblick on the slope directly east of the lake.

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    • November 3, 2016

  • Angel

    Good view over the Bigge lake, suitable for hiking, sailing and cycling.

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    • January 3, 2017

  • deti801

    The view of the lake is always worthwhile

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    • July 10, 2017

  • Bernd

    Boathouse Olpe
    Waldenburg viewpoint
    Biggedamm restaurant

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    • May 21, 2017

  • Christian R.

    The potato soup with inlay in the lighthouse on Biggedamm is delicious.
    In January 2018 the restaurant is probably closed. It is recommended to get informed in advance.

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    • October 18, 2017

  • Boris + Susanne Schneider

    Is ever worth a journey.

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    • February 11, 2018

  • Beata B.

    • June 27, 2018

  • Josch

    At the Biggesse there is the YACHT Club Lister, a sailing club with delicious Greek cuisine, with a very nice outdoor terrace and fantastic views over the lake.

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    • July 29, 2018

  • Boris + Susanne Schneider

    Great view. Is it really worth it?

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    • July 30, 2018

  • ToNi

    A somewhat arduous increase, but definitely rewarded.

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    • August 4, 2018

  • Dirk

    Loads at appropriate temperatures for swimming, SUP is just as possible as sailing

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    • July 14, 2019

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Location: Attendorn, Olpe, Arnsberg District, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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