Renatured and funded by the EU program Natura2000 Hotzenwald-Life-Project (information board available).
A habitat for dragonflies and other water insects.
Large populations of toads and frogs find spawning grounds here.
A popular meeting point and nature swimming spot for the village youth in summer.
Every year on a Saturday in the first half of July, all village people of Hierholz come together to celebrate the Hierholz pond festival. In a relaxed atmosphere, people can enjoy a good laugh and talk and just spend some cheerful hours together. And the Hierholz village youth will care for your physical wellbeing.