Schluchtensteig Stage 1 is a 20.0 kilometer lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Stühlingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and backpacking and is best used from May until November.

DISTANCE
20 km
ELEVATION GAIN
778 m
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

backpacking

hiking

nature trips

forest

river

views

waterfall

The Schluchtensteig Trail is a backpacking trail that is broken up into 6 stages that run throughout the Southern Black Forest. This hiking trail features impressive gorges and deep canyons with amazing views. There are numerous steep cliffs throughout the nature reserve and high valley. Wutach Gorge, Haslachcanyon, Hohwehracanyon, The Schleifenbach Falls, and Wehratalcanyon are all reached by this gorge trail through the Alps. After you complete the entire length of the gorge you ascend to a beautiful overview of Lake Schluchsee. The trails starting point is Stühlingen then continues through Blumberg, Schattenmühle, Schluschee-Oberfischbach, St. Blasien, Todtmoos, and ends in Wehr.