National Park Dream Loop "Kirschweiler Festung"

At 9.1 and only 300 metres in altitude, the Dream Loop Kirschweiler Fortress National Park can be hiked comfortably in a good three hours. Good footwear is recommended because more than half of the trail leads along newly created paths and criss-crosses the Ringskopf heap and the Kirschweiler fortress. The trail is marked “untraceable” throughout and can be hiked in both directions.

The scenically varied tour in the eastern part of the Hunsrück-Hochwald National Park impressively shows the beauty of the gemstone region. Highlights of the hike are the natural quartzite rock formations of Kirschweiler Fortress with breathtaking viewpoints and the Ringskopf, a Celtic fortification.

The dream loop is connected to the Saar-Hunsrück-Trail premium hiking trail. Access routes are marked from Hettenrodt and Allenbach.


National Park Dream Loop "Kirschweiler Festung"
3:00 h
9,1 km
294 m
294 m

source Edelsteinland · author: Naheland-Touristik GmbH

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