Continent
Europe
Country
Belgium
Next Big City
Maastricht (NL), Aachen (Ger)
Next Town
Kessenich
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
No information

Water

Type:
Flat
Hazards:
Swimmers, Ships
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Small lake with flat to choppy water. Deep water. During summer many swimmers and boats.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
July, August

Sandy and fairly wide beach (although it's a lake) with some small stones however. Many beach goers during summer.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts, Shorty
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Typical west European weather with lots of rain - too cold from approx. December to February. Warm summer days just shorts possible, otherwise wetsuit always needed.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SW
Main Direction:
S, SSW, SW, WSW, W

SW is the usual direction, perfectly suitable for this spot. Suitable for 180°- winds from SE over SW to NW. The rest is offshore and more gusty. Generally gusty winds.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

30-45 minutes by car from Maastricht (NL) or Aachen (Ger).

Extra information

Rules
License

The spot is not good for beginners, because the wind is often gusty and the water is deep. A club membership is required.

Nightlife

None.