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The Schweinfurt park system also provides tennis and basketball courts as well as soccer, field hockey and handball fields for amateur sports enthusiasts.
In particular, the Gutermann Promenade along the river and the Wehr Park are very popular. The Main River is a heaven for windsurfers, stand up paddler, canoeists, kayakers and sailors.
Schweinfurters are also committed sports fans. Professional league sport teams include soccer (Fussball Club Schweinfurt 05), ice hockey (Schweinfurt Mighty Dogs) and American Football (AFC-Ball Bearings).
There are many private and semi-private sporting clubs, from archery, bowling to golf, tennis, climbing (Kletterzentrum Schweinfurt) and more, offering activities and entertainment for virtually everybody.
There are great destinations for kids and adults alike
A natural habitat of over 500 animals from more than 50 species, the Elk Natural Wildlife Park, located in the thick forests north of Schweinfurt. The Elk Wildpark also offers nature paths, children's playgrounds and plenty of parking. If your family enjoys miniature golf, there is a marvelous miniature golf course, which can be used free of charge.
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The Schweinfurter Baggersee is a public lake, which is free of charge all year round. Whether in the water or on the inviting path around the lake or on the beach-like shore, on a warm day sun-seekers can spend many beautiful hours enjoying nature. In an adjacent forest, numerous barbecue areas invite to barbecue parties. Directly on the lake is a climbing park (not free of charge) with a climbing length of 2,850 m on a total area of 30,000 sq m. On 34 trails (including 2 children's parcours) with 254 elements, fun and excitement can be experienced in climbing.
One of the coolest spots in town is the state of the art SILVANA sport and recreation pool as well as wellness center. Anything and everything you can imagine of a modern pool scape is waiting for the whole family.
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Whether you are interested in exercising, taking a stroll down the river or attending an exciting sporting event, you will find many attractions to keep you fit, relaxed and entertained. Enjoy your time in Schweinfurt! For more detailed information contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your questions.