This hike with great views to the white fir tower on Buchkopf mountain right above Oppenau-Maisach is a trip to enjoy and shouldn’t be left out by hiking friends when visiting the Renchtal.
Distance 5 km
A beautiful and conditionally simple circular trail from “Rohrenbacher Eck” (near Renchtal hut) along the “Renchtalsteig” uphill to the “Buchkopftower Oppenau”.
The hike largely runs along wide forrest paths and is also suited for families with children.
Update: March 15, 2021
Tips and hintsRestaurant:
Getting thereBad Peterstal-Griesbach is within easy reach through the connection to the B28, the Rhein plain motorway (A5), as well as the Bodensee motorway (A81).
- From the upper Rhein plain (A5) take the motorway exit Appenweier and the road B 28 to Bad Griesbach. At the hotel “Döttelbacher Mühle” take a left turn and short after that take a right turn into “Breitenbergstraße”.We follow the road straight ahead until we reach the parking lot 100 m after we pass the “Renchtalhütte”
- From the motorway A81 take the exit at Horb and drive along the B28 in direction of Freudenstadt and Bad Peterstal-Griesbach. At Bad Griesbach take a right turn into the street in between hotel “Adlerbad” and hotel “Kimmig” .We drive another 3 kilometers through the valley of the “Wild Rench”. 500 m after we pass the sawmill we keep left until we reach our destination.
ParkingParking lot with the information board 100 m past the „Renchtalhütte“
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EquipmentSturdy shoes are recommended
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