Kierspe, a town with about 17,000 inhabitants, is located in the varied landscape of the Ebbegebirge Nature Park. The varied alternation of mountains and valleys and the open fields and forests create a beautiful landscape that is ideal for local recreation. The altitude varies between 280 and 552 m above sea level on a total area of 71.62 m². A worthwhile destination is the Wienhagen Tower, which stands at 479 m above sea level on the highest point of Wiehnhagen and is open all year round.