Deep green forests, rushing waterfalls, bizarre rock formations - on a short walk, a bike trip or a cross-country skiing tour you can explore and enjoy the wild beauties of the Black Forest at your own pace. In the area of the national park you will find a variety of signposted paths, adventure trails and in winter also cross-country ski runs and snowshoe trails. Help to preserve the magic of nature and protect animals and plants by following the rules.
Walking is perhaps the most intense way to experience the nature of the National Park. In the slowness of your own steps, the magic of the forest unfolds through its details. If you walk through the Black Forest with open eyes, you can discover many small wonders along the way.
The adventure trails are among the most popular trails in the Black Forest National Park. And not without reason: Because on these three trails, visitors are offered a very special nature experience. Each of the paths is dedicated to a specific theme and is characterised by a particularly attractive route.
You can find all the information about fauna and flora in the National Park at nationalpark-schwarzwald.de
The narrow path leads through a wild forest with criss-cross trunks and large root plates.
In 1999 the hurricane "Lothar" knocked over a large part of the 150 year old trees on the Plättig. Here you can watch how the forest has developed freely and new life has sprung up everywhere. It goes over thick trunks - and sometimes under it.
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A heart of the national park can be explored with this varied circular route.From the Ruhestein National Park Center you hike over the pastures on the ski slope up to the Grinden on the Seekopf. There you will enter Baden-Württemberg's oldest spell forest, which has not been managed for more than a hundred years and is now part of the core area of the national park.