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The Wiesensteig in Bad Peterstal-Griesbach

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  • Die Renchtalhütte
    / Die Renchtalhütte
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Foto (C) Renchtalhütte
  • / Wandern auf dem Premiumweg Wiesensteig in Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Das Ufer der Wilden Rench, erster Teilabschnitt des Wiesensteigs
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Der Wiesensteig im Frühling, üppig blühende Bergwiesen
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Wandern auf naturbelassenen Pfaden, ein Hochgenuss!
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Das Höhengasthaus Herbstwasen am Wiesensteig
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Haus Wilde Rench
    Photo: Dorothee Braun, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Der Wiesensteig am Hochplateau "Breitenberg"
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
  • / Der Wiesensteig oberhalb vom Stieg.
    Photo: Petra Boschert, Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
m 900 800 700 600 500 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Fischfelsenhütte Naturfenster am Wiesensteig Renchtalhütte Höhengasthaus Herbstwasen Haberer Hütte
Around the valley of the wild rench the premium hiking trail “Wiesensteig” winds its way along the Griesbacher grasslands and hillslides. At a length of 13.5 kilometres you will encounter beautiful landscapes, mountain meadows, forests and water along your way.
open
difficult
Distance 13.3 km
5:30 h
545 m
553 m
The Wiesensteig a premium circular hiking trail with unique views, gently leads at 13,4 km up and down through lush green Black Forest meadows and pristine forest paths with fantastic views, past magnificent vantage points, invite the hiker and nature lover. Wiesensteig benches and spa chairs, placed at the best vantage points , invite the hiker along the Wiesensteig to stay for a while. The small Haberer Hut is the perfect place for a tasty snack out of your backpack. At the water station of "Griesbacher", hikers can satisfy their thirst with fresh mineral water. The beer station of "Alpirsbacher" invites the hikers to an enjoyable break. The Herbstwasen Mountain Inn and Renchtalhütte (lodge) can be found directly along the route and offer delicious treats of the regional Baden cuisine.

Route Profile: Exigent level of difficulty

Author’s recommendation

Restaurants:

Renchtalhütte

Höhengasthaus Herbstwasen

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Touristinfo-Bad Peterstal
Update: July 24, 2021
Premium route awarded the "Deutsches Wandersiegel"
Difficulty
difficult
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Highest point
Mittlerer Brandweg, 793 m
Lowest point
house Wilde Rench, 518 m
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Rest Stop

Höhengasthaus Herbstwasen
Renchtalhütte

Tips and hints

www.bad-peterstal-griesbach.de 

Start

Weiherplatz Bad Griesbach (654 m)
Coordinates:
DD
48.480010, 8.256074
DMS
48°28'48.0"N 8°15'21.9"E
UTM
32U 445023 5369920
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Destination

Weiherplatz Bad Griesbach

Turn-by-turn directions

The starting point of the pleasure tour is the Wiesensteig portal at the hiking car park "Weiherplatz" in Bad Peterstal-Griesbach (Bad Griesbach district, towards Höhengasthaus Herbstwasen). The path initially leads a few meters down from the Weiherplatz parking lot to the pond. There you hike to the right at the footbridge of the old pond, along the Wild Rench, past small waterfalls and idyllic resting places, up to the Fischfelsenhütte. The path now meanders through the forest, a wonderful source of shade in summer, all the way to the "Renchtalhütte", which invites hikers to rest. A wonderful view of the surroundings opens up on the cozy terrace. It then continues above the animal enclosure

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Ortenaus S-Bahn (OSB), stop at Bad Griesbach train station; Südwestbus, stop at St. Anna

When arriving by train expect a 60 minute walk.

 

Getting there

From the upper Rhein Plain (A5) take the motorway exit Appenweier and the road B 28 to Bad Griesbach.

Parking

parking area for hikers Weiherplatz Bad Griesbach (free,unlimited)

Coordinates

DD
48.480010, 8.256074
DMS
48°28'48.0"N 8°15'21.9"E
UTM
32U 445023 5369920
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Hiking map Bad Peterstal-Griesbach, available at the tourist information in Bad Peterstal 

Equipment

Good hiking shoes are recommended

Related Offers

Organized hiking · Bad Peterstal-Griesbach
Hiking package "Black Forest Hiking Symphony"
from €240.00

5 Days
Available until October 30, 2021

Enjoy and experience the premium trails of the Black Forest Hiking Symphony, the Himmelssteig, Schwarzwaldsteig, Wiesensteig and Panoramawegle.

Provider:  Tourist-Information Bad Peterstal-Griesbach | Source:  Kur und Tourismus GmbH Bad Peterstal-Griesbach

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K. Li.
September 04, 2021 · Community
When did you do this route? September 03, 2021
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Ina Möckel
July 12, 2021 · Community
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Alois X
July 05, 2021 · Community
When did you do this route? July 02, 2021
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Distance
13.3 km
Duration
5:30 h
Ascent
545 m
Descent
553 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Insider tip

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