Nature in Stormarn
Stormarn offers beautiful natural landscapes that are well worth a day exploring in various ways. Explore one of our nature reserves on your own or follow one of our purpose-built educational nature trails. Learn exciting stories about our forest “residents” and observe our native birds. So, do not forget to bring your binoculars.
Viewing tower „Langer Otto“
Hahnheide is a beautiful nature conservation area near Trittau in so-called Stormarn Switzerland with a size of approximately 1,500 hectares where you can find majestic old trees, like pine, beech and spruce trees. The “Langer Otto” towers over Hahnheide and from this viewing tower you have a stunning view across Stormarn Switzerland. The tower is 27 meters high and is situated on the 99 meter high hill “Großer Hahnheider Berg”. In good weather conditions, you can even catch sight of the Hamburg television tower in the far distance.
Forest car park,
The „Lange Otto“ is freeley accessible all year round.