Day 4 of our package "On the trail of the red deer": From Forsthaus Auerhahn, the tour leads uphill to the Black Forest High Road with the lake Mummelsee, Seibelseckle and National Park Centre and on to Waldhotel Sommerberg, where you will spend the 5th night.
Today you hike up to the Black Forest High Road. Here you can make a detour to the legendary Mummelsee lake, situated at the foot of the Hornisgrinde, the highest mountain in the northern Black Forest. From up here you have a unique view of the mighty Rhine, Strasbourg and the Vosges. The "Westweg" trail leads to the Seekopf with its beautiful view of the Wildsee lake and on to the Ruhestein mountain. Past the the National Park Centre, walk along the geological path towards Obertal. Past a small romantic waterfall, a wooden bridge and a wildflower meadow you arrive at the "Waldhotel Sommerberg" where you are already expected!
Updated: September 08, 2020
Rest StopRasthütte Seibelseckle
Tips, hints and linksplaces to have lunch along the way:
Seibelseckle (after 3.5 / 6 km), Mummelsee (after 5 km), Darmstädter Hütte (after 10 km), Ruhestein (after 13 km)
Mummelsee (souvenirs, selfmade ham and bread), Baiersbronn-Obertal (bakery)
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EquipmentRugged footwear is recommended.
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