Hiking in Hessen

Hiking in Hessen

The diverse variety of hiking in Hessen challenges you to make new discoveries time and again. Interesting themed routes shine a light on a rich cultural heritage. Other hiking trails allow you to experience the beauty of nature, and have even been tested and honoured by experts. The Odenwald, Spessart, Rhön, Vogelsberg, Taunus, Westerwald, Knüllgebirge, Habichtswald and Burgwald, the valleys of the Lahn, Werra and Rhine – all these beautiful names and the natural range of hiking options they provide are just waiting for you to discover them. 



Alemannenweg

Alemannenweg

Unadulterated nature and culture in the Odenwald! The Alemannenweg trail brings together  unique nature and cultural experiences in the diverse landscape of the northern Odenwald and the Bergstraße. […]

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Extratour Kegelspiel

Extratour Kegelspiel

Get to know the Hessische Kegelspiel with its nine basalt peaks on this 18-kilometre hiking route. Marked with a red “K”, the trail starts at the the Stallberg. There, the remains of a ring fort, Celtic […]

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Felsentour Herbstein

Felsentour Herbstein

Boulders of all shapes and sizes are the key topic of this tour: lava solidified into basalt –  evidence of the long-extinct volcano. The route includes three large basalt seams, interspersed with […]

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GrimmSteig

GrimmSteig

The GrimmSteig hiking experience invites you to enjoy hiking its over 80 km and connects the culturally significant city of Kassel with the mountain landscape around the Hoher Meißner, the home of Mother […]

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Odenwald/Bergstrasse

Hiking regions

The Odenwald is an area of romantic wooded hills between the Rhine, Main and Neckar rivers. The landscape is characteristic of mountain peaks covered in sparse mixed woodland and has been a UNESCO Geopark […]

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Hochrhöner

Hochrhöner

Around 175 km long, the “Hochrhöner” stretches from the world-famous spa town of   Bad Kissingen to the brine spa of Bad Salzungen, through the heart of Germany and across three state borders. It […]

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Höhenrundweg Vogelsberg

Höhenrundweg Vogelsberg

The tour offers a high density of experiences in the smallest of areas. En route, the hiker will cross the Taufstein, a summit consisting of basalt blocks in the Vogelsberg massif, and the Geiselstein, […]

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