Duemmer See / Huede (Surfeinsatzstelle) Search Add Picture Edit

Continent
Europe
Country
Germany
Next Big City
Bremen, Osnabrueck
Next Town
Huede
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
No information
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water. The whole lake is not deeper than 1-1.5m

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
No information

Small sandy beach, but bigger grassy area. Excellent for rigging. Many windsurfers around.

Weather

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

Summer is nice and warm. High season a short is ok, a few weeks with just shorts is possible. Usually a wetsuit is always needed. Water max 22°C in summer, normally around 15°C. Winter gets cold, but a thick wetsuit, gloves, mask and shoes make kiting almost year-round possible. Air: summer between 20-30°C, spring and fall around 15°C.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
N, SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

Best winds in fall to spring. Can be any force with depressions (mainly Westerlies). Summer lighter winds. Best wind directions: SW, W, NW, N.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

The Duemmer See is located between Osnabrueck and Bremen. Exit A1 at Neukirchen/Voerden and drive towards Damme, Duemmer and Lembruch until you reach Huede. Take B51 and follow the signs to `Surfeinsatzstelle`. At the end of the street to the right you will find a big parking lot about 50m from the water line. Parking fee.

Extra information

Rules
Zones, Time

Kitesurfing is not allowed. This lake is closed for all water sport activities from November 1st until March 31st.

Nightlife

No nightlife.