Schwalmtal, Hariksee, Northern Shore

The Hariksee is situated between Brüggen, Schwalmtal and Niederkrüchten in the district Viersen. The lake with a surface area of 20 hectares is fed by the river Schwalm and surrounded by fen woods and swamps. It is a popular recreation area with weekend homes, mini golf, camping ground, hiking trails and restaurants. Hobby skippers can rent paddleboats, rowing boats, kayaks and electric boats. Additionally the tour boat "Patschel" operates between the north shore and the island castle on the south shore.

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