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Best trails in Thuringia

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Trying to find the best Thuringia trails? AllTrails has 167 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 Oberhof, Suhl or Friedrichroda, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 118 moderate trails in Thuringia ranging from 1.9 to 80.3 miles and from 390 to 3,175 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 Thuringia
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#1 - Rundweg um die Schmalwasser Talsperre
Gräfenhain, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
The circular walk around the narrow water dam near Tambach-Dietharz is a relaxing day trip for every hiker. In part of this route can also be used by cyclists. However, another part is reserved for hiShow more
#2 - Drachenschlucht
Naturschutzgebiet Wartburg - Hohe Sonne
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
The legendary dragon gorge south of Eisenach inspires both hikers and geologists. You walk through a narrow gorge on footbridges and along a rushing brook. Nature plays its full charm here.Show more
#3 - Mittlere Horizontale
Jena, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 5 h 1 m
A beautiful mountain bike route for advanced riders. Great views and rugged cliffs. make this route something special.Show more
#4 - Rundweg Finsterbergen
Friedrichroda, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 36 m
Rundweg Finsterbergen is a 4.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Friedrichroda, Thuringia, Germany that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilShow more
#5 - Zur Talsperre Neustadt und zum Schloss Hohnstein
Harztor, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 18.8 mi • Est. 9 h 43 m
This route leads to the dam Neustadt, up to the castle Hohnstein on the castle mountain and back. The Neustadt dam is the oldest dam in Thuringia. This is where the Krebsbach, whose water serves the dShow more
#6 - Rund um die Ohratalsperre
Luisenthal, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 4 h 42 m
This circular route goes around Ohratalsperre and bergins at the Ohra Dam parking lot. Please note there is a fee required to park.Show more
#7 - Ab Stützerbach zum Großen Helmsberg
Thüringer Wald
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 4 h 45 m
This route leads from Stützerbach to the Großer Helmsberg. Here expect a quiet fir forests, wide forest roads, bubbling streams and a small waterfall.Show more
#8 - Three Gleichen Castles Loop
Drei Gleichen, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 4 h 12 m
Three Gleichen Castles Loop is a 8.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Drei Gleichen, Thuringia, Germany that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primaShow more
#9 - Wallbachmühle ab Christes
Christes, Thuringia, Germany
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 4 h 42 m
Wallbachmühle ab Christes is a 9.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Christes, Thuringia, Germany that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilyShow more
#10 - Rennsteig: Neustadt nach Oberhof
Thüringer Wald
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Length: 18.5 mi • Est. 9 h 36 m
Rennsteig: Neustadt nach Oberhof is a 18.5 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Neustadt am Rennsteig, Thuringia, Germany that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as dShow more
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