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Wanderung - "Rennsteig-Leiter Ilmenau" Thüringer Wald

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  • Schneekopf bei Gehlberg
    / Schneekopf bei Gehlberg
    Photo: Paul Hentschel, Thüringer Wald
  • / Amtshaus Ilmenau
    Photo: Ilmenau Information
  • / Goethehäuschen
    Photo: Ilmenau Information
  • / Dienstag, 11. Juni 2019, 09:46 Uhr
    Photo: Enrico Minner, Thüringer Wald
m 1100 1000 900 800 700 600 500 400 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Neue Gehlberger Hütte GoetheStadtMuseum Mönchhof Marienquelle
moderate
Distance 13.6 km
4:00 h
445 m
45 m

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Author
Goethe Stadt Ilmenau
Update: August 30, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
920 m
Lowest point
518 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Mönchhof
Neue Gehlberger Hütte

Safety information

Start

Ilmenau (519 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.688240, 10.909187
DMS
50°41'17.7"N 10°54'33.1"E
UTM
32U 634857 5616895
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Destination

Rennsteig/ Schmücke

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
50.688240, 10.909187
DMS
50°41'17.7"N 10°54'33.1"E
UTM
32U 634857 5616895
w3w 
///imparts.fields.stared
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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
  • Blister kit
  • 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.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13.6 km
Duration
4:00 h
Ascent
445 m
Descent
45 m
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