Safety informationAfter and during rain or snowfall or ice, take extra care. Walk carefully, wear good shoes and avoid overconfidence and risky excursions. Be sure to take enough provisions with you (especially mineral water). However, pay attention to the weight of your backpack. Take breaks, carry a mobile phone (for emergencies) and avoid hiking when there is a risk of thunderstorms.
Tips and hints
Tourist-Information Ferienland Cochem, Endertplatz 1, 56812 Cochem
Tel.: +49 (0) 2671-6004-0, Fax: +49 (0) 2671-6004-44
Getting thereFrom Koblenz / Cologne: Take the A 48 motorway to Kaisersesch. In Kaisersesch, turn off onto the L 98 in the direction of Cochem.
You can reach Bruttig - Fankel and Beilstein if you stay on the L 98 in Cochem and cross the bridge to the right-hand side of the Moselle. Up the Moselle, follow the Moselle until you reach Bruttig - Fankel and Beilstein.
Ernst, Ellenz and Poltersdorf can be reached by changing to the B 49 federal road in Cochem in the direction of Alf / Trier and following this up the Moselle.
From Mainz: Take the A 61 motorway to Rheinböllen. In Rheinböllen, take the B 50 motorway in the direction of Trier / Hahn Airport. At Kirchberg im Hunsrück, change to the B 421 federal road in the direction of Zell / Mosel. At Tellig, change to the state road L 98 in the direction of Moritzheim / Grenderich / Senheim.
You can reach Beilstein, Bruttig - Fankel and Ernst if you turn onto the L 200 state road after Grenderich in the direction of Mittelstrimmig and then drive down to Beilstein via the K 42 district road. Heading down the Moselle, you will reach Bruttig - Fankel on the L 98 state road. Cross over the bridge behind Bruttig - Fankel to the other side of the Moselle and continue down the Moselle on the federal road B 49 to Ernst.
To get to Ellenz - Poltersdorf, stay on the state road L 98 coming from Grenderich until Senheim. In Senheim, continue on the state road L 98 in the direction of Zell and follow it over the bridge to the crossroads at the federal road B 49. Change here to the B 49 in the direction of Ellenz - Poltersdorf.
From Trier: Take the A 1 / A 48 motorway as far as Wittlich. In Wittlich, turn off onto the B 49 federal road in the direction of Zell / Mosel. Stay on the B 49 until you reach Nehren via Alf and Bremm.
To get to Ellenz - Poltersdorf and Ernst, continue on the B 49 federal road on the left side of the Moselle.
To reach Beilstein and Bruttig - Fankel, turn onto the bridge of the L 98 state road after Nehren in the direction of Senheim and follow the road along the right bank of the Moselle.