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Ehrbachklamm dream loop

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    In der Ehrbachklamm
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Betwixt Mosel and Rhine, forts, castles and wine, you'll find theEhrbachklamm Dream Loop – in a setting to delight the senses.

You can take the Ehrbachklamm Dream Loop in two ways, viathe shorter or the longer route.

Open
moderate
Distance 8.9 km
3:50 h
390 m
390 m
317 m
141 m

The Ehrbachklamm DreamLoop or the Ehrbachklamm Dream Loop + Schöneck Loop.

Theshorter route is 8.5 km long and has a cumulative elevationgain of 590 metres.

 

The longer route – Ehrbachklamm DreamLoop + Schöneck Loop – is 14.8 km long with a cumulativeelevation gain of 840 metres.The final decision as to whether you want to follow the shorteror longer trail has to be taken after 5km, once you have reachedthe Schöneck and Rauschenburg lookouts. We recommendthe slightly longer trail, as you can never get enoughof the Ehrbachklamm Dream Loop with its scenic beauty andobjects of cultural and historical interest.

You should allow around 6 hours. It will take a little longer ifyou avail yourself of the hospitality of the Daubisberger Millin the Ehrbachklamm, or the Tenne Inn in Oppenhausen. Thebest way to experience the beauty of the Ehrbachklamm andthe rippling stream with its waterfalls is to follow the DreamLoop in an anticlockwise direction upstream.

Sturdy footwearis essential.

 

Certified by the German Hiking Institute, the EhrbachklammDream Loop achieved 96 adventure points.

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Update: August 23, 2022
Difficulty
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Highest point
317 m
Lowest point
141 m
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Rest stops

Eckmühle

Safety information

Season: all year round except when there is ice and snow

Tips and hints

Refreshments:

Daubisberger Mühle, in Ehrbachklamm, phone: 06745 267

Gasthaus Tenne, in Oppenhausen, phone: 06745 182828

Start

Hikers' car park on the K 120 in Oppenhausen, at the junction to Hübingen. Other parking spaces for hikers: sports field, Oppenhausen Niederkirchspielhalle, Oppenhausen (315 m)
Coordinates:
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50.197895, 7.480501
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50°11'52.4"N 7°28'49.8"E
UTM
32U 391551 5561738
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Destination

Hikers' car park on the K 120 in Oppenhausen.

Turn-by-turn directions

From the starting point in Oppenhausen (alternatively you can also park in Windhausen or Hübingen) you first hike over the wide arable land on the Hunsrück plateau.

Later you dive through beech forest down into the Ehrbachtal, follow it for a while and experience the deeply cut brook valley from its primeval side. Get up close and personal with rock and water in Ehrbachklamm Later you climb up again, follow the slope edge above the Ehrbach valley, accompanied by beautiful beech forests and numerous views. Then you hike back to the starting point.

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Coordinates

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50.197895, 7.480501
DMS
50°11'52.4"N 7°28'49.8"E
UTM
32U 391551 5561738
w3w 
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When did you do this route? June 18, 2022
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.9 km
Duration
3:50 h
Ascent
390 m
Descent
390 m
Highest point
317 m
Lowest point
141 m
Circular route Refreshment stops available

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