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Der Bergener

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  • Auf der Traumschleife Der Bergener
    Auf der Traumschleife Der Bergener
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‘Der Bergener‘ is a varied trail full of idyllic moments. It will take hikers to a number of atmospheric places, forest formations and open landscapes and doesn’t include any strenuous ascents. Ideal for beginners, leisure hikers and families with children.

 

Open
moderate
Distance 11.4 km
3:00 h
194 m
191 m
500 m
325 m

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Frank Polotzek
Update: July 07, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
500 m
Lowest point
325 m
Best time of year
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Rest stops

Bistro im Seegarten
Gasthaus Weins
LandGut Girtenmühle

Safety information

 

Please note:

Entering the forest and using the hiking trails is always at one’s own risk.

Depending on season and weather individual legs of hiking trails require a particularly sure foot. Therefore, please make sure to wear hiking shoes with rugged soles for traction and clothes that are appropriate for the respective season and weather conditions.

Tips and hints

Start

‘Girtenmühle‘ mill near Bergen; Girtenmühle, 66679 Losheim am See-Britten (376 m)
Coordinates:
DD
49.532153, 6.687017
DMS
49°31'55.8"N 6°41'13.3"E
UTM
32U 332639 5489186
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Destination

Girtenmühle bei Bergen; Girtenmühle, 66679 Losheim am See-Britten

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

By train to Merzig, then bus 204/205 to ‘ Bergen Abzweigung ‘ or ‘ Ortsmitte ‘ ,   then take the footpath

 

Getting there

From Trier and Losheim take the B 268. Upon reaching Britten turn north to the camping   site Girtenmühle.

Parking

The camping site features a large carpark. Alternatively, there’s a carpark in the centre of Bergen.

Coordinates

DD
49.532153, 6.687017
DMS
49°31'55.8"N 6°41'13.3"E
UTM
32U 332639 5489186
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Rating

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When did you do this route? May 23, 2021
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Status
Open
Reviews
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
11.4 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
194 m
Descent
191 m
Highest point
500 m
Lowest point
325 m
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