Neu Gaarz

New Gaarz is a municipality in the district of Mecklenburg Lake District Mecklenburg -Vorpommern ( Germany ). It is goods with headquarters in the city goods managed by the Office Lakelands (Müritz).


The community of New Gaarz - one of the smallest in Mecklenburg- Vorpommern - is situated in the Mecklenburg Lake District, about 14 kilometers north- west of Waren (Müritz). The municipal area is nestled between the lake and the depths of the lake, which belong to a chain of lakes that extends between the larger lakes Malchiner lake and Fleesensee / Kölpinsee. The community is located at the intersection of two natural parks Mecklenburg Switzerland and Lake Kummerow and Nossentin / Schwinzer Heath. The forests and hills rich region in the northwest reaches a height of 91 m above sea level. NN.

Apart from the depths of the lake and the lake are the Hofsee, the Crooked Lake (also Krogsee ) and the Backofensee in the municipality. New Gaarz and the neighboring communities and Jabel High Wangelin share in the conservation area of lakes and marshland south of Old Gaarz.

The commune includes the villages of New Gaarz and old Gaarz.

Economy and infrastructure

The community of New Gaarz is dominated by agriculture and on tourism.

In recent years, apartments and a swimming pool are originated in the community. In the " New Gaarz domain " - the former manor house - a hotel was housed for a long time. The hotel has ceased operations due to bankruptcy.


  • Manor houses in Old and New Gaarz

Transport links

New Gaarz is located on the highway that connects from the main road 108 ( district Grabowhöfe ) on High Wangelin to Federal Highway 19 (connecting Linstow ). In the neighboring village of Jabel the nearest train station ( connections to Waren (Müritz), Malchow and Parchim ).


In New Gaarz appeared towards the end of the 19th century Agnes Karll, the later reformer of the German health care as a private teacher.