Leisure activities

Krefeld offers amateur sports enthusiasts many possibilities from cycling, rambling and jogging through mountain biking, riding and swimming right up to ice-skating, tennis, badminton, golf, climbing, aviation and much more. During the summer months the swimming centre in Bockum, with its indoor and outdoor facilities, and the outdoor swimming pools in Hüls and Fischeln (Neptune) attract sun worshippers and water lovers. Besides the swimming centre, the indoor pool at the Stadtpark in Fischeln and the Stadtbad in Uerdingen promise unbridled fun in the water. There are several sports centres where squash, badminton and tennis are on offer.

The leisure centre in Hüls has a 15 metre-high climbing wall that is suitable for both beginners and advanced climbers. One of the best crazy golf courses in Germany can be found in the Stadtpark in Uerdingen. On the 18-hole public course, the game is also played at National League level. In the green spaces and parks, joggers and endurance athletes can find enough room for extensive training.

Golf is played on four large courses at the Krefeld Golf Club at Eltweg, the Goldclub Elfrather Mühle, the Golf Club Stadtwald, the racecourse and at the swimming centre in Bockum. Ice-skating is offered during the wintermonths in the Rheinlandhalle and the Werner-Rittberger Halle at Westparkstrasse.

Kite flying in open fields


Restaurant Elfrather Mühle
An der Elfrather Mühle 145
47802 Krefeld
Telephone: 0 21 51 / 7 89 97 22