The Best Trails in Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany)

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  • near Marienberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    17.47mi
    Elevation +
    1296f
    TrailRank
    58
    Photo ofÜbach Palenberg - Aachen along the Wurm valley 28 km Photo ofÜbach Palenberg - Aachen along the Wurm valley 28 km Photo ofÜbach Palenberg - Aachen along the Wurm valley 28 km

    Hike through the beautiful Worm (Dutch)/Wurm (German) valley from Übach-Palenberg station to Aachen. To get back you take the train from the Hauptbahnhof, a convenient connection about twice an hour, for about 6 € one-wa...

  • Bonn-Linz-Bonn 73 km

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    near Bonn Graurheindorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    45.11mi
    Elevation +
    1837f
    TrailRank
    58
    Photo ofBonn-Linz-Bonn 73 km Photo ofBonn-Linz-Bonn 73 km Photo ofBonn-Linz-Bonn 73 km

    This route takes you along the Rhine River between Bonn and Linz, and makes a small detour into the Siebengebirge. It is a nice route with beautiful river views, wooded hills, castles, cityscapes, bridges and parks. Alon...

  • Rursee

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    near Rurberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    16.29mi
    Elevation +
    1726f
    TrailRank
    57
    Photo ofRursee Photo ofRursee Photo ofRursee

    Hike around the Rursee in the Nationalpark Eifel starting and finishing in Rurberg. Passing through Rurberg, Woffelsbach, and Hasenfeld.

  • near Einruhr, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    3.69mi
    Elevation +
    768f
    TrailRank
    57
    Photo ofEinruhr-Ruhrsee-Dreiborner Hochfläche-Einruhr 6 km Photo ofEinruhr-Ruhrsee-Dreiborner Hochfläche-Einruhr 6 km Photo ofEinruhr-Ruhrsee-Dreiborner Hochfläche-Einruhr 6 km

    Nice hike around Einruhr, taking in the Rursee, forests, timber-framed houses, the Dreiborner Hochfläche, and fields above the village. There are a few steep sections on this trip. There are few places to eat and drink s...

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  • Sieg-Siebengebirge-Bonn 110 km

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    near Schwarzrheindorf / Vilich-Rheindorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    68.16mi
    Elevation +
    5085f
    TrailRank
    57
    Photo ofSieg-Siebengebirge-Bonn 110 km Photo ofSieg-Siebengebirge-Bonn 110 km Photo ofSieg-Siebengebirge-Bonn 110 km

    Excellent and varying bike tour along the Sieg valley, through the Siebengebirge, along the Rhine and through Bonn. You climb to the Drachenfels and the Petersberg and three more hills with castles on them, visit the int...

  • near Rohren, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    8.70mi
    Elevation +
    1191f
    TrailRank
    57
    Photo ofFrom Rohren to Monschau, Nordrhein Westfalen 🇩🇪 Photo ofFrom Rohren to Monschau, Nordrhein Westfalen 🇩🇪 Photo ofFrom Rohren to Monschau, Nordrhein Westfalen 🇩🇪

    Easy hike from Wanderparkplatz Rohren to Monschau through the Mittleres Rurtal passing the river Rur several times. Down the Gluckweg we stop by the Eifel-Blick Perdsley before taking the bridge over the river. On our...

  • Kranenburg and Reichswald

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    near Kranenburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    9.17mi
    Elevation +
    440f
    TrailRank
    56| Rating 4.34
    Photo ofKranenburg and Reichswald Photo ofKranenburg and Reichswald Photo ofKranenburg and Reichswald

    Starting from a large parking area on the edge of Kranenburg you walk around the town on your way to the wide fields and a bird watching hut. Next you gradually go uphill to get some views towards Kranenburg, across the ...

    Very nice route. We started at a different place such that we could have a break/lunch in Kranenburg. This was at end ...
    bert59NL
    Nice walk. Some this on the trail. Make sure you always go through a gate. You can have some drinks in the village.
    RaRoos
  • Monschau 6.3 km

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    near Burgau, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    3.92mi
    Elevation +
    837f
    TrailRank
    55| Rating 4.34
    Photo ofMonschau 6.3 km Photo ofMonschau 6.3 km Photo ofMonschau 6.3 km

    This easy hike with a few short and steep climbs takes you through the picturesque town of Monschau and the Rur valley east of town. Walk starts at the Burgau parking lot, and then takes you along the Rur river into the...

    Great hike to view Monschau from different points of view. Very few parts on the road so you quickly feel in the wild th...
    Jérome Gillain22
    Mooie wandeling, niet te lang maar wel enkele pittige klimmetjes. Aanrader als je een niet te lange wandeling in Monscha...
    pieterdegeneffe
    The walk is easy and the scenery is beautiful. Monschau is a very typical and picturesque village. Still, the forests ar...
    pagaimo
  • near Glüder, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    7.27mi
    Elevation +
    994f
    TrailRank
    55
    Photo ofGlüder-Wiesenkotten-Burg-Sengbachtalsperre-Glüder 12 km Photo ofGlüder-Wiesenkotten-Burg-Sengbachtalsperre-Glüder 12 km Photo ofGlüder-Wiesenkotten-Burg-Sengbachtalsperre-Glüder 12 km

    Great hike with the Wupper valley, woods, the Sengbachtalsperre, the picturesque town of Burg, timber-framed houses and great views. You will find something to eat and drink primarily in Burg and Underburg, and a bit in ...

  • near Eckenhagen, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    6.13mi
    Elevation +
    984f
    TrailRank
    55
    Photo ofEckenhagen-Blockhaus-Eckenhagen 10 km Photo ofEckenhagen-Blockhaus-Eckenhagen 10 km Photo ofEckenhagen-Blockhaus-Eckenhagen 10 km

    Walk from Eckenhagen to the ski area Blockhaus and back, largely through forests. You can find something to eat and drink in Eckenhagen and at Blockhaus, although the ‘Panoramahütte’ in Blockhaus was temporarily closed d...

  • Walheim-Aachen 24 km back by bus

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    near Walheim, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    14.58mi
    Elevation +
    735f
    TrailRank
    55
    Photo ofWalheim-Aachen 24 km back by bus Photo ofWalheim-Aachen 24 km back by bus Photo ofWalheim-Aachen 24 km back by bus

    This varied hike takes you from the bus stop in Walheim to the center of Aachen, where you can take a direct bus back from Aachen Elisenbrunnen to the starting point (buses go several times an hour, and take a bit more t...

  • near Üdesheim, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    58.44mi
    Elevation +
    272f
    TrailRank
    55| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofAlong the Rhein between Uedesheim and Köln 94 km Photo ofAlong the Rhein between Uedesheim and Köln 94 km Photo ofAlong the Rhein between Uedesheim and Köln 94 km

    This route takes you along the Rhine river between Uedesheim and Cologne/Köln. It is a nice route with beautiful river views, meadows, floodplains, a castle, cityscapes, bridges, characteristic villages and large industr...

    Nice 👍 trip
    Erfan Pasban
  • near Neandertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    3.99mi
    Elevation +
    243f
    TrailRank
    55| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofNeandertal-Düssel valley and Neandertal game reserve 6.4 km Photo ofNeandertal-Düssel valley and Neandertal game reserve 6.4 km Photo ofNeandertal-Düssel valley and Neandertal game reserve 6.4 km

    We did this hike just before visiting the great Neanderthal Museum (https://www.neanderthal.de/en/home.html/). It offers great views of the Düssel valley, the pasture and forests surrounding it and the ‘Eiszeitliche Wild...

    Schöner rundwanderweg teilweise durch Wald und teilweise durch Wiesen und Weiden. Drei etwas steilere Anstiege.
    karl-heinz 1
  • Heckenweg und Kluckbachtal

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    near Höfen, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    7.50mi
    Elevation +
    928f
    TrailRank
    55| Rating 4.0
    Photo ofHeckenweg und Kluckbachtal Photo ofHeckenweg und Kluckbachtal Photo ofHeckenweg und Kluckbachtal

    A varied hike that combines trails along the huge beech hedges that are so typical for the area, farmland, the secluded Kluckbach valley, and many interesting sites along the way. The hike starts in Höfen. After a few...

    Belle balade! Schöner Spaziergang. Der Höhenunterschied ist manchmal ganz stark und sellt seriöse Ansprüche an den Atem...
    kwistax
  • near Hennef, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    6.60mi
    Elevation +
    653f
    TrailRank
    55
    Photo ofGermany: A walk through the country side around Hennef Photo ofGermany: A walk through the country side around Hennef Photo ofGermany: A walk through the country side around Hennef

    Anyone having a weakness for cultivated land and the smell of cow shit is invited for this roundtrip through the an area that has been used for farming and mining for many centuries. The trail leads you through forest, c...

  • near Neheim, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    70.76mi
    Elevation +
    4006f
    TrailRank
    54
    Photo ofNeheim-Möhnesee-Meschede and back along the Ruhr 114 km Photo ofNeheim-Möhnesee-Meschede and back along the Ruhr 114 km Photo ofNeheim-Möhnesee-Meschede and back along the Ruhr 114 km

    Cycling trip along the Ruhr River between Neheim and Meschede, and back, with a detour to the Möhnesee on the way to, and a detour to Hellefeld on the way back. Near the start, on the cycling path on the Ruhr near Neheim...

  • near Haarenheidchen, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    6.42mi
    Elevation +
    597f
    TrailRank
    54
    Photo ofWurmtal Kaisersruh-Teuterhof-Berensberg-Kaisersruh 10.3 km Photo ofWurmtal Kaisersruh-Teuterhof-Berensberg-Kaisersruh 10.3 km Photo ofWurmtal Kaisersruh-Teuterhof-Berensberg-Kaisersruh 10.3 km

    Hike through the scenic Wurm valley near Aachen with an excursion to Berensberg with castle and view. The hike is moderate with some steep ascent and descent but mostly easy-going paths and unpaved roads. There was some ...

  • near Unterberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    6.14mi
    Elevation +
    814f
    TrailRank
    53
    Photo ofUnterberg-Dhünn-Großrostringhausen-Unterberg 10 km Photo ofUnterberg-Dhünn-Großrostringhausen-Unterberg 10 km Photo ofUnterberg-Dhünn-Großrostringhausen-Unterberg 10 km

    Great hike in a quiet area between Dhünn and the Kleine Dhünn reservoir, with hills, valleys, streams, pasture, forests, timber-framed houses and hamlets. The hike starts on a small parking for hikers in Unterberg. There...

  • near Aggerdeich, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    14.58mi
    Elevation +
    656f
    TrailRank
    53
    Photo ofGermany: From Troisdorf through heathland and forest ('Heideweg') Photo ofGermany: From Troisdorf through heathland and forest ('Heideweg') Photo ofGermany: From Troisdorf through heathland and forest ('Heideweg')

    With more than 23 kilometers, the "Heideweg" (heathland trail) leads you first to the lake Leyenweiher and then at the edge of the forest to the center of the town of Lohmar, where the lively Agger River crosses the rout...

  • near Hennef, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    9.30mi
    Elevation +
    1276f
    TrailRank
    53
    Photo ofGermany: Trail from Hennef to Blankenberg (Natursteig Sieg #2) Photo ofGermany: Trail from Hennef to Blankenberg (Natursteig Sieg #2) Photo ofGermany: Trail from Hennef to Blankenberg (Natursteig Sieg #2)

    Easy to hike forest trail with wide plateaus as well as proximity to the river Sieg. Start and end of the path is well connected by train (start: train station 'Hennef', end: train station 'Hennef - Blankenberg'). Restau...

  • Autumn at Mariawald

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    near Schwammenauel, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    7.23mi
    Elevation +
    1007f
    TrailRank
    53| Rating 4.67
    Photo ofAutumn at Mariawald Photo ofAutumn at Mariawald Photo ofAutumn at Mariawald

    This trail should be standard for every self-respecting Eifel hiker. Because of public transport, the tour is mostly described as starting from Heimbach . A highlight of the trip is the rest in the Mariawald Monastery...

    Great hike, and great scenery!
    Tag01
    Nice trip. Just pay a bit of atention in some Crossroads.
    Malaentraña
  • Vogelsang and Urfttal dam

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    near Wollseifen, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    8.90mi
    Elevation +
    984f
    TrailRank
    53| Rating 4.33
    Photo ofVogelsang and Urfttal dam Photo ofVogelsang and Urfttal dam Photo ofVogelsang and Urfttal dam

    A trail in the very heart of the Eifel National Park. The hike starts at the visitor center in Vogelsang. The complex was originally built by the Nazis as a training and education camp to groom would-be fascists. Whoe...

    👍🏻👍🏻
    Monique & Arnold
  • near Reifferscheid, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Deutschland)
    Distance
    9.18mi
    Elevation +
    1345f
    TrailRank
    53| Rating 4.84
    Photo ofCastle Reifferscheid and Castle Wildenburg Photo ofCastle Reifferscheid and Castle Wildenburg Photo ofCastle Reifferscheid and Castle Wildenburg

    The trail visits two nearby castles: Wildenburg and Reifferscheid - both of them are absolutely worth visiting. A real pleasure. Records of Castle Reifferscheid are dating back to 1106. Apparently, it was a real stron...

    Hele mooie en afwisselende wandeling. Onze dank daarvoor. Wij kunnen deze wandeling aanraden. Een opmerking: het pad omh...
    H. van Hooft
    Hele leuke route
    J van Hooff

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