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Reken in the Münsterland
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The Münsterland with a view


There are countless opportunities to explore the pearl of the Westmünsterland in all its facets and enjoy it with all your senses. Reken, with its various districts, blends harmoniously into the landscape of the western Münsterland.

Discover Reken by bike

Cycle to Reken's landmark, the old windmill with its museum of local history, and visit the 12th century fortified church; hike to the forest chapel at the gates of the village or enjoy the view from the observation tower on the Melchenberg. Here in the state-recognised health resort, you can explore the "Pättkes" of the five Reken districts on signposted 5-Herz tours. The central location makes it easy to go on day cycling tours to important castles and palaces in the surrounding area.

Nordic walkers will find excellent routes in Reken

Why not visit the wild horses in the Merfelder Bruch? Here, in the idyllic setting of the Hohe Mark Nature Park, designated hiking trails make hikers' hearts beat faster. The Nordic Walking Park Reken with its connection to the Nordic Walking Park Hohe Mark ensures that you really get going.
For families, the renovated outdoor and indoor swimming pools offer pure holiday feeling, and the widely known Frankenhof wildlife park with its huge play area allows parents to relax quickly. On a horse-drawn carriage or covered wagon ride, you can experience Reken's unspoilt nature and visit numerous sights.

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