View of the Elbe in Hollern-Twielenfleth. The Elbe crossing
pylons on Lühesand are the two on the right.
Lühesand is a small island of 1.24 square kilometres (0.48 sq mi) in the river Elbe (here the Lower Elbe), 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) east of Stade in Lower Saxony, Germany. The island, named after the easterly located mouth of the Lühe, forms part of Grünendeich and can only reached by ferry and contains a large camping site, on which many continuous campers stay. The southern carrying pylons of Elbe Crossing 1 and Elbe Crossing 2 have been located on Lühesand.
Coordinates: 53°36′N 9°35′E / 53.600°N 9.583°E