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Best trails in Hesse

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Trying to find the best Hesse trails? AllTrails has 552 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Melsungen, Frankfurt or Höchst im Odenwald, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 391 moderate trails in Hesse ranging from 0.9 to 98.3 miles and from 232 to 3,113 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Rheinsteig Etappe 17: Lorch nach Rüdesheim
Kulturlandschaft Oberes Mittelrheintal
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Length: 13.5 mi • Est. 7 h 33 m
This route is located in the Upper Middle Rhine Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is a section of the longer Rheinsteig along the Rhine. This path starts at Lorch station and ends at RüdesheiShow more
#2 - Heppenheim Rundweg
Heppenheim, Hesse, Germany
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Length: 14.5 mi
Switch off from everyday life and off the busy roads enjoy the varied natural landscape of the mountain road and the front Odenwaldes. In the immediate vicinity of the historic old town, on the small Show more
#3 - Frankfurt City Tour
Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
Frankfurt City Tour is a 3.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking aShow more
#4 - Extratour Rotes Moor
Naturschutzgebiet Rotes Moor
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Length: 11.4 mi • Est. 5 h 56 m
We start at the Red Moor, on guided routes to the lookout tower rather disappointed, no special thing. The Gnaze Tour shines with its solitude and truly spectacular viewsShow more
#5 - Vom Schloss Biebrich nach Eltville am Rhein entlang
Schlosspark Biebrich
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
This easy hike takes you along the Rhine from Schloss Biebrich to Eltville am Rhein. Since the route has hardly any height differences, easy walking with the whole family is possible here. Also as an Show more
#6 - Wiesbaden, Schwarzbach, and Würzburg Loop
Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 3 h 46 m
Wiesbaden, Schwarzbach, and Würzburg Loop is a 7.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily uShow more
#7 - Rundweg Lorsbach
Hofheim am Taunus, Hesse, Germany
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 36 m
A route where you mainly hike in the forest. If you don't want to start hiking in the city, the alternative starting point is the crossing of Albertsweg and Gary Klein Trail. There is a hiking car parShow more
#8 - Schächerbach Tour Homberg
Homberg, Hesse, Germany
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Length: 10.8 mi • Est. 5 h 24 m
This route is a certified premium hiking trail. The name derives from the circular route from Schächerbachtal, which enchants with springs, streams and ponds. Here you will find a very varied landscapShow more
#9 - Rhein-Wisper-Glück
Kulturlandschaft Oberes Mittelrheintal
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 8 m
This route is a certified premium hiking trail with magnificent views over the Rhine. The path leads through rustic forests, vineyards and cultural and historical gems. The castle Nollig lies directlyShow more
#10 - Mackenheim Loop
Abtsteinach, Hesse, Germany
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 4 h 37 m
Mackenheim Loop is a 8.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Abtsteinach, Hesse, Germany that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
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