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Best trails in Lower Saxony

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Trying to find the best Lower Saxony trails? AllTrails has 374 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. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Nationalpark Wattenmeer or around Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Bad Harzburg or Braunlage we've got you covered. If you're looking for great Lower Saxony state park trails, check out Naturpark Lüneburger Heide. Ready for some activity? There are 216 moderate trails in Lower Saxony ranging from 2 to 276 miles and from 13 to 3,743 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Lower Saxony
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#1 - Braunlage nach Torfhaus über den Brocken
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 13.2 mi • Est. 7 h 9 m
A hike from Braunlage to the toboggan house. Continue to Bärenbrücke to Brocken then on the Goetheweg to Torfhaus.Show more
#2 - Von Esche nach Hoogstede an der Vechte entlang
Esche, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Length: 16.3 mi • Est. 7 h 11 m
Von Esche nach Hoogstede an der Vechte entlang is a 16.3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Esche, Lower Saxony, Germany that features a river and is good for all skill levels. ThShow more
#3 - Eckerstausee und Brocken ab Bad Harzburg
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 13.8 mi • Est. 7 h 55 m
A route with magnificent views, which leads past the Eckerstausee on the boulder. The notorious Kolonnenweg is considered the hardest climb in the Harz, equally for hikers and mountain bikers. HoweverShow more
#4 - Herrmannsweg Etappe 4: Bad Iburg nach Borgholzhausen
Bad Iburg, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Length: 14.4 mi • Est. 7 h 26 m
This hike is part of the Hermannsweg. The fourth day hike on the Hermannshöhen through the Teutoburg Forest is particularly attractive in culinary terms, as it ends in the gingerbread town of BorgholzShow more
#5 - Harzer-Hexen-Stieg
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 62.2 mi • Est. Multi-day
On the Harzer-Hexen-Stieg, the Harz presents its guests with a very special fairytale and mystical side. Here hikes become a real experience. The legendary Brocken is just one of many highlights of thShow more
#6 - On the Goetheweg to the Brocken
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 10.9 mi • Est. 5 h 46 m
This route is one of the most popular in the Harz National Park. It is named after the famous thinker and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and follows a path that is believed to have been taken by GoetShow more
#7 - Oberharzer Wasserregal und Nabentaler Wasserfall
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 3 h 4 m
Hike east of Altenau, which leads to the Oberharz nature reserve, which lies in the Harz National Park. You hike along the Dammgraben to the side valleys waterfall and past the viewpoint Hedwigsblick.Show more
#8 - Oderteich Rundweg
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
This route leads to just under 4 kilometers around the Oderteich, which is located in the Harz National Park. The pond was built in 1715 and is now part of the UNSECO World Heritage Upper Harz Water MShow more
#9 - Rundweg zum Luchsgehege der Rabenklippen
Nationalpark Harz
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Length: 7.5 mi • Est. 4 h 9 m
Hike from Bad Harzburg over the Harzburg to the Luchseingang and the Rabeklippen You can opt for the cable car or return on foot. If you want to be close to the otherwise shy lynx and even look over yShow more
#10 - Wilsederberg
Naturpark Lüneburger Heide
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Length: 14.7 mi • Est. 6 h 44 m
This hike passes by Wilsederberg, the highest point in Lüneburger Heide. It provides spectacular views of the surrounding area, especially when the flowers are in bloom.Show more
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