Family Hiking Trail: Forest Adventure "Waldhusche"

Level

-

Route

2.4km

Duration

2:00h

Ascent

73m

Descent

73m

GPS Track

Best season

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Details

Starting point of the tour

Car park near “Buchenparkhalle”

Ending point of the tour

Car park near “Buchenparkhalle”

Description

The so-called “Waldhusche“ in Saxon Switzerland is a large area where children and adults can learn about the history of forest management and the natural processes occuring in the forest. The trail is made up of four interconnected themed routes, featuring more than 40 learning stations.

Equipment

Durable outdoor clothing, sturdy shoes

More information / links

Tourismusverband Sächsische Schweiz e.V.
Bahnhofstr. 21
01796 Pirna
Tel. 03501 470147
Fax: 03501 470148
infoge-@saechsische-schweiz-schützt.de
www.saechsische-schweiz.de

Author

Christina Czach

Source

Logo Tourismus Marketing Gesellschaft Sachsen mbH

Arrival

Public transport

Bus number 241 from Pirna, Königstein, Bad-Schandau up to Hinterhermsdorf, Erbgericht

Bus number 268 from Sebnitz up to Hinterhermsdorf, Erbgericht

Approach

From Pirna on the B172 via Königstein to Bad Schandau. Cross the Elbe river in Bad Schandau and approximately 500 metres after the bridge take a left towards Sebnitz. Please drive via Sebnitz since the route through the “Kirnitzschtal“ valley leads straight through the national park. From Bad Schandau, continue via Altendorf, Mittelndorf and Lichtenhain to Sebnitz. Carry on via Saupsdorf to Hinterhermsdorf. Once there, follow the signs "Obere Schleuse".

Parking

“Buchenparkhalle“ in Hinterhermsdorf

Map

Elevation profile