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Hochsimmerturm Ettringen

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  • Aussicht in die Eifel vom Hochsimmer
    / Aussicht in die Eifel vom Hochsimmer
    Photo: Dominik Ketz, CC BY-SA, Eifel Tourismus GmbH, D. Ketz
  • / Der Hochsimmerturm
    Photo: Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel, CC BY-SA, Svenja Schulze-Entrup
  • / Hochsimmerturm im Winter
    Photo: Dominik Ketz, CC BY-SA, Eifel Tourismus GmbH, D. Ketz
  • / Blick vom Hochsimmer
    Photo: Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel, Svenja Schulze-Entrup
  • / Ettringen Hochsimmerturm
    Photo: Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel, Svenja Schulze-Entrup
  • / Hütte am Hochsimmer
    Photo: Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel, Svenja Schulze-Entrup
  • / Blick auf den Hochsimmer
    Photo: Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel, Svenja Schulze-Entrup
  • / Blick auf Ettringen
    Photo: Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel, Svenja Schulze-Entrup
The "Hochsimmerturm" is an 18 m high observation tower on the mountain of the same name "Hochsimmer", which rises near the municipality of Ettringen. The "Hochsimmerturm" was built between 1909 and 1911 by the "Eifelverein Mayen" and stands on the eastern tip (583.3 m above sea level) of the "Hochsimmer".
The "Hochsimmerturm" is an 18 m high observation tower on the mountain of the same name "Hochsimmer", which rises near the municipality of Ettringen. The "Hochsimmerturm" was built between 1909 and 1911 by the "Eifelverein Mayen" and stands on the eastern tip (583.3 m above sea level) of the "Hochsimmer".

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Der "Hochsimmerturm" ist, je nach Witterung, ganzjährig zugänglich.

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50.360158, 7.202493
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50°21'36.6"N 7°12'09.0"E
UTM
32U 372146 5580220
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Hochsimmerturm Ettringen

Westlich der Ortsgemeinde Ettringen Parkplatz an der L82 zwischen Ettringen und Bell
56729 Ettringen
Phone (0049) 2651 800995

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