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Rundwanderweg -H5 "Die Wasserroute"- Thüringer Wald

Hiking route · Thüringer Schiefergebirge/Obere Saale · Open
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  • Selzenbach
    / Selzenbach
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  • / Staumauer
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  • / Waldweg
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  • /
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  • / Stausee
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  • / Blick ins Saalthal / Alter
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  • / Hochebene
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  • / Waldweg
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  • /
    Photo: Tourismusverbund Rennsteig-Saaleland e.V., Tourismusverbund Rennsteig-Saaleland e.V.
  • / Staumauer Hohenwarte
    Photo: Peter Möller, Peter Möller
  • / Waldhotel am Stausee
    Photo: Waldhotel am Stausee, Waldhotel am Stausee
m 400 350 300 6 5 4 3 2 1 km Campingplatz Saalthal-Alter Staumauer Hohenwarte Wassersportzentrum Saalthal-Alter Fahrgastschifffahrt Hohenwarte
Open
easy
Distance 6.6 km
2:05 h
162 m
163 m
391 m
302 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Maja Gaster
Update: June 30, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
391 m
Lowest point
302 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Waldhotel am Stausee

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Parkplatz am "Waldhotel am Stausee" (375 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.618896, 11.497385
DMS
50°37'08.0"N 11°29'50.6"E
UTM
32U 676661 5610422
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Destination

Parkplatz am "Waldhotel am Stausee"

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
50.618896, 11.497385
DMS
50°37'08.0"N 11°29'50.6"E
UTM
32U 676661 5610422
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Questions and answers

Question from Simon Rhein · July 22, 2021 · Community
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Answered by Maja Gaster · July 23, 2021 · Thüringer Wald

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Status
Open
Difficulty
easy
Distance
6.6 km
Duration
2:05 h
Ascent
162 m
Descent
163 m
Highest point
391 m
Lowest point
302 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly

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