Escape the ordinary and join us for an enchanting hike to the Gustav-Adolf-Höhle, a journey through captivating landscapes and historic wonders!
Get ready to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Feucht as we embark on a captivating hike through the Gustav-Adolf-Höhle loop. This 2.5-hour intermediate hiking tour promises an unforgettable exploration of stunning rock formations, historic caves, and the lush beauty of the Schwarzach Gorge. Join fellow adventurers for a day of scenic wonders, camaraderie, and the joy of discovery.
- Meeting Point: Nuremberg Hauptbahnhof
- Meeting Time: Morning
- Hike Duration: Approximately 3 hours
- Difficulty Level: Intermediate – Suitable for hikers with good fitness levels
- Ticket Cost: Members – Free; Non-Members – €5
- Bridge over the Ludwig-Danube-Main Canal: Begin your journey by crossing the picturesque bridge over the Ludwig-Danube-Main Canal, setting the tone for a day of exploration and adventure.
- Brückhöhle: Capture the perfect shot as you pass through the Brückhöhle, a popular photo opportunity that leads to the Karlshöhle, a mesmerising cave-like formation.
- Gustav-Adolf-Höhle: Venture below the Gsteinacher Felsenstraße to discover the Gustav Adolf Cave. This historic site, visited by the Swedish King Gustav Adolf II during the Thirty Years’ War, boasts a memorial plaque that echoes its storied past.
- Steile Wand: Marvel at the awe-inspiring Steile Wand, a natural wonder that adds an extra layer of splendour to your journey.
- Schöne Felsenkonstelation: Experience the beauty of the Schöne Felsenkonstelation, a breathtaking rock formation that shines especially bright near the Karlshöhle.
- Karlshöhle: Explore the Karlshöhle, one of the prominent cave-like formations shaped by the erosive power of the Schwarzach. A highlight of the trail, this cave has been a protected nature reserve since 1936.
- Schwarzachklamm bei Schwarzenbruck: As you traverse the Schwarzach Gorge, relish the “Bavaria’s most beautiful geotopes” as designated by its seal of approval. Wander alongside the Schwarzach river, encountering caves, springs, and surreal rock formations that create an adventure playground for all ages.
After an invigorating hike filled with breathtaking views and historical insights, we’ll gather for a well-deserved celebration. Share your favourite moments, capture the essence of the day with fellow adventurers, and relish the camaraderie as we enjoy refreshments and the vibrant ambiance of the local surroundings.
How to Join:
Secure your spot on this remarkable hiking adventure by registering on this page. Once registered, you’ll receive all necessary details via email a few days before the hike to prepare for the journey.
- Spaces are limited, so ensure your spot by registering early.
- This hike is suitable for hikers with good fitness levels, and we encourage everyone to be mindful of the environment and leave only footprints behind.
- By participating in this hike, you acknowledge and understand that outdoor activities such as hiking inherently involve risks and potential hazards. By choosing to take part, you confirm that you are in good physical condition and possess the necessary skills to engage in this activity safely.