Rheinsteig Etappe 15: Sankt Goarshausen zu Kaub

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Rheinsteig Etappe 15: Sankt Goarshausen zu Kaub is a 21.9 kilometer moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Sankt Goar, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and backpacking and is best used from April until October.

Distance: 21.9 km Elevation Gain: 1,155 m Route Type: Point to Point

backpacking

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

river

views

no shade

city walk

historic site

This route is located in the Upper Middle Rhine Valley, which is a region recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site. This is a section of the thru hike, Rheinsteig, which runs along the Rhine River and connects the towns of Sankt Goashausen and Kaub. Along the way, you will pass by Katz Castle, Lorely Rock, and the town of Dörscheid before arriving at the end point of Kaub. This section of the Rheinsteig offers beautiful views of the river and surrounding countryside.

6 months ago

Excellent trail with a good mix of hills and fields. In late summer, one can even find grapes in the grape fields and it's a wonderful sight. the view from the heights is absolutely fantastic.

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4 months ago

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Saturday, September 09, 2017

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