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Wandering through caves and ruins in the Wiesenttal

Hosted by the Consul of the Nuremberg Hiking and More Group
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Took place 3 months ago
Sun 26 May 09:00 - 18:00

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Hi everybody!

For the second "Wanderung" of this season we propose you an absolute highlight of the Fränkische Schweiz. Starting from the parking place of Wiesenttal's railway station, we're going uphill to enjoy the view of the Wiesent valley. Soon we're reaching the Binghöhle, which we propose to visit. If not interested, you can wait outside, duration of guided tour is 40 min. The path goes on at constant altitude up to the Streitbug ruins, which we can admire while having lunch. Afterwards we walk up and down a series of 3 hills, with beautiful views and other caves which we can admire from the outside. Near the end come the ruins of Burg Neideck, a romantic highlight which has been visited by poets and painters for centuries. From there it's only 3 km downhill to the starting point.

- Around 14,5 km walk, Protected content , Protected content (medium effort)
- 5 h Protected content 30 m of effective walking
- Packed lunch (bring with you enough food & water)
- Means of transport: by car Protected content from Nuremberg)
We have 3 rear seats available, so you can either come with us, or you can drive there on your own
- Participation at your own risk

9:00 Meeting point outside Maxfeld Metro Station (it's very small, so there shouldn't be any problem)
10:00 arrival to Sreitberg/Wiesenttal
10:15 start first leg
11:00 guided visit to Binghöhle Protected content , 5 €) BRING A WARM JACKET WITH YOU!
12:30 lunch break (about 30 min)
16:00 visit to Burgruine Neideck (free of charge!)
17:30 back to the starting point

According to the effective arrival time back to Streitberg/Wiesenttal, the weather conditions and to the attendances we can stop and drink something together before heading back to Nuremberg.

NOTE: we're leaving on time. If you get late you can join us in Streitberg/Wiesenttal.