Mariawald and Heimbach Reservoir

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Mariawald and Heimbach Staubecken is a 10.6 kilometer point-to-point trail located near Mariawald, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, trail running, and bird watching.

Distance: 10.6 km Elevation Gain: 378 m Route Type: Point to Point

hiking

trail running

walking

bird watching

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

historic site

Along this route, you will pass through the mixed deciduous, spruce, oak, and beech woods. During the second half of the hike, you will cross meadows that continue along the reservoir of Heimbach. Here you can make a detour to Hengebach castle, which towers high on a rock spur over Heimbach. At the end of the route you will follow an old "Stations of the Cross", which will lead you along the Ruppenbach up to the monastery in Mariawald. This tour can also be shortened by following the route marker T5 for a short time.

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Saturday, May 20, 2017

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