Recreation in water
Burtnieka lake beach
Lake Burtnieks and Silzemnieki Bird Watching Tower is an ideal place to explore the world of diverse waterfowls in the family circle. Lake Burtnieks is an important nesting place for the waterfowls. Reed thicket is used as a nesting place by rare reeds, but in spring, the number of waterfowls traveling in the meadows of Lake Burtnieki reaches several thousands. On the west bank of the lake there is located the Silzemnieki Bird Watching-Tower, which offers a magnificent view of Lake Burtnieks.
There are several beaches around Lake Burtnieks, which are suitable for leisurely recreation:
- Lake Burtnieks and the beach, GPS 57.6988656, 25.2766008
- Silzemnieki beach, GPS 57.7562728, 25.2753096