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Kemnader See

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  • Martin Donat

    The Ruhr reservoir lies between Bochum and Witten, so to speak, at the foot of the Ruhruni Bochum. It is a popular destination for the residents of Bochum and the surrounding area. There are now three asphalt paths around the lake for those looking for relaxation. One for pedestrians, one for inline skaters and one for cyclists. Most of the time it works. ;) By the way, a lap around the lake is about eight kilometers long.

    It is most beautiful here but without a doubt in the early morning hours, then you can really enjoy the peace and quiet and let the bike run. And such a sunrise at the lake is always something particularly beautiful. The “culinary” tip at the lake: The same ice cream truck has been standing by the parking lots for years and refreshes you with delicious ice cream in summer.

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    • May 9, 2018

  • Erwin Sienknecht

    very nice cycling routes around the lake

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    • June 16, 2017

  • Jo

    always nice for bike / inline skating / walking

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    • April 23, 2017

  • Bernd Sagurna

    Beautifully landscaped recreational and recreational area.

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    • April 22, 2017

  • Gernot44879

    A nice viewpoint - especially in the morning, when there are still a few people on the way. There you can watch the wildlife in peace.

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    • August 3, 2018

  • Oliver

    Three lane around the lake

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    • August 31, 2018

  • ispho 🙋🏻‍♀️

    Good for a break on the bike ride or one or the other inliner round.

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    • September 6, 2018

  • Salt Lake Schlichi

    Once around the lake it is about 10 km by bike. Nice round after work.

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    • September 16, 2018

  • Gernot44879

    Very nice place to rest and enjoy the environment.

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    • August 3, 2018

  • Gregor

    The Kemmnader reservoir; The recreational area of Bochum and the surrounding area has been attracting hikers, inline skaters and cyclists in droves for years.
    Therefore, years ago, separate paths for the three groups were built, which extend down to a few bottlenecks around the lake. Nevertheless, it is extremely crowded here, especially in good weather.
    At various points, "meals" are established; everything is available from the shack to the good restaurant.
    There are also several playgrounds available, so you can drink a coffee in peace, while the little ones make the playground unsafe.
    And if the lap is too long, you can shorten the round with the passenger ship.
    All you have to do is make sure that there are two ships; one drives only on the lake, the other drives up the Ruhr.
    Those arriving by car use one of the three parking lots, the largest being Heveney Harbor.

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    • October 11, 2018

  • Königsborner 😎

    Separate well-developed paths lead around the lake for cyclists, skaters and pedestrians. This makes it very safe for children. There are many ways to have a picnic. The sunset is also impressive.

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    • March 31, 2019

  • Königsborner 😎

    The sunset is also impressive.

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    • March 31, 2019

  • Edwin

    beautiful lake and great bike path

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    • April 29, 2019

  • Edwin

    beautiful lake and great bike path

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    • April 29, 2019

  • Jachim

    many restaurants invite you for a delicious break

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    • June 5, 2019

  • Mario aus Witten

    Mostly full, but always nice

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    • August 27, 2019

  • Jonas

    Always nice to take a break here!
    At the weekend events take place around the lake more often.

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    • September 9, 2019

  • Nicole L.

    It is great here that there are separate routes for pedestrians, inliners and cyclists over long distances.

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    • September 17, 2019

  • Andreas Gassner

    On weekdays and otherwise a bit off the large parking lots highly recommended.

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    • September 23, 2019

  • Markus

    Nice to drive around, very nice bike and skate trails.

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    • October 15, 2019

  • Bogi

    The local recreation area for Bochum and the whole region, when the weather is nice and very crowded on weekends.

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    • May 22, 2020

  • Miodrag Knežević

    Lake Kemnader lies between Witten and Bochum and is a popular local recreation area. Unfortunately, when the weather is nice, it is completely overflowing, which has led to the fact that there are now three paved lanes: for pedestrians, for inline skaters and for cyclists. In the area of gastronomy there are two or three good places to stop. A lap around the reservoir is about 10-12 km.

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    • June 26, 2020

  • Hiffo

    Very nice and large local recreation area. But also very busy when the weather is nice.

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    • September 5, 2020

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Location: Witten, Ennepe-Ruhr-Kreis, Ruhr Region, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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