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Traumpfad Bergschluchtenpfad Ehrenburg

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  • Bogen schießen auf der Ehrenburg
    Bogen schießen auf der Ehrenburg
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Through stunning landscapes on the steep slopes of the Mosel, deep canyons, along bubbling brooks, plunge into the Middle Ages at the wildly romantic Ehrenburg Castle, crowned with spectacular views of the Mosel and the Mosel valley.
difficult
Distance 18.6 km
5:30 h
879 m
879 m
378 m
71 m

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Nicole Pfeifer
Update: March 18, 2022
Premium route awarded the "Deutsches Wandersiegel"
Difficulty
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Highest point
378 m
Lowest point
71 m
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Rest stops

Hotel Anker
Historische Mühle Vogelsang
Historische Mühle Vogelsang
Hotel Traube

Safety information

Tips and hints

Tourist-Information Sonnige Untermosel, Tel.: 02605/8472736, touristik@sonnige-untermosel.de   www.sonnige-untermosel.de

Projektbüro Traumpfade, Tel.: 0261/108419, info@traumpfade.info, www.traumpfade.info

Start

56332 Brodenbach close to police station (Niederbach 1) (80 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.229314, 7.450427
DMS
50°13'45.5"N 7°27'01.5"E
UTM
32U 389478 5565276
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Destination

56332 Brodenbach, in der Nähe der Polizeiwache (Niederbach 1)

Turn-by-turn directions

The Mountain Canyon Trail begins in Brodenbach and first leads the hiker into the "Brodenbachtal" (Brodenbach valley). Lined by steep escarpments, the trail continues uphill along narrow paths to be rewarded with spectacular views. The passage that follows through the Mosel escarpment leads to a refuge hut, where the river Mosel lies at the hiker’s feet. The next target is to conquer and go round the Schafberg mountain, from where there is a panoramic view over the entire region. Traversing the long mountain, the path goes first to Nörtershausen and then into the Brodenbach valley.

The unspoilt nature, the steep rocks and secret caves, as well as the Donnerloch with its change between rocks and bubbling water put a spell on the hiker. After leaving the valley, the mighty Ehrenburg mountain is the next target. Defiantly, Ehrenburg castle dominates perched on a rocky ledge high over the Ehrbach Crest and creates a real “medieval feeling”. Before arriving at the castle bridge, the trail goes through the unspoilt Ehrenbach valley, initially downhill, before a last climb up the final passage along the “Sonnenringpfad” leads directly into a steep slope in the direction of the Mosel valley. A narrow serpentine path turns and twists downhill to Ehrenmal, from where there is a last view of the Mosel. Having arrived at Brodenbach, the trail returns to its starting point.

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Public transport

Destination stop: Brodenbach Niederbach

Lines: 301 (every day)Koblenz Hbf – Dieblich – Burgen

 www.vrminfo.de

Getting there

B 49 along the Moselle to Brodenbach - A 61 Exit Waldesch over L207 to Moselle - 56332 Brodenbach at crossroads Salzwiese / Rhein-Mosel-Straße (B49)

Parking

56332 Brodenbach at crossroads Salzwiese / Rhein-Mosel-Straße (B49)

Coordinates

DD
50.229314, 7.450427
DMS
50°13'45.5"N 7°27'01.5"E
UTM
32U 389478 5565276
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

  • Traumpfade & Traumpfädchen Band  1: Die 18 besten Premium-Rundwanderungen an Rhein und Mosel, Ulrike Poller & Wolfgang Todt ISBN: 978-3-942779-64-7
  • 27 Premium-Rundwege Traumpfade, Jubiläumsausgabe 10 Jahre Traumpfade,  Ulrike Poller & Wolfgang Todt, ISBN: 978-3-942779-43-2

 

Author’s map recommendations

  • Freizeitkarte Mosel "Maifeld und Untermosel" (1:25 000), ISBN: 978-3-944620-16-9

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
18.6 km
Duration
5:30 h
Ascent
879 m
Descent
879 m
Highest point
378 m
Lowest point
71 m
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