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Eifelsteig Etappe 09 Hillesheim - Gerolstein

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Die neunte Etappe des Eifelsteigs führt von Hillesheim nach Gerolstein.
moderate
Distance 20.1 km
5:37 h
417 m
485 m

Die neunte Etappe des Eifelsteigs (Achen - Trier) führt von Hillesheim nach Gerolstein.

Eifelsteig Etappe 9

Author’s recommendation

Nach der Wanderung lohnt ein Besuch bei der Gerolsteiner Quelle.
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
564 m
Lowest point
362 m
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Safety information

Keine besonderen Schwierigkeiten.

Tips and hints

Wandern Gerolstein

Start

Hillesheim (440 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.291528, 6.671959
DMS
50°17'29.5"N 6°40'19.1"E
UTM
32U 334175 5573637
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Destination

Gerolstein

Turn-by-turn directions

Die neunte Etappe des Eifelsteigs führt von Hillesheim nach Gerolstein. Sehenswürdigkeiten entlang der Strecke sind die Eis- und Mühlsteinhöhlen am Rother Kopf, die Reste der Hillesheimer Stadtmauer, sowie die spektakulären Felsformationen rund um Gerolstein.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Am Markt  - Hillesheim

Parking

Am Markt  - Hillesheim

Coordinates

DD
50.291528, 6.671959
DMS
50°17'29.5"N 6°40'19.1"E
UTM
32U 334175 5573637
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Eifelsteig: Wander-Tourenkarte. GPS-genau. 1:50000 (KOMPASS-Wander-Tourenkarten, Band 2502)

Author’s map recommendations

Eifelsteig: Von Aachen nach Trier. 15 Etappen. Mit GPS-Daten. (Rother Wanderführer)

Equipment

Wanderschuhe und Regenkleidung

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
20.1 km
Duration
5:37 h
Ascent
417 m
Descent
485 m
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