Schluchtensteig Stage 3 is a 18.0 kilometer lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Löffingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany that features a river 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: 18.0 km Elevation Gain: 826 m Route Type: Point to Point



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The Schluchtensteig Trail is a backpacking trail that is broken up into 6 stages running through 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, 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 trail's starting point is Stühlingen, then continues through Blumberg, Schattenmühle, Schluschee-Oberfischbach, St. Blasien, Todtmoos, and ends in Wehr.

10 months ago

Only hiked to campground near Lenzkirch. No cliff walls like stage 2 (which was spectacular) but still beautiful. This part of hike is more through forest area near river but not much is next to the river.

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