Whether for the view or for the challenge, climbing the mountainous peaks in North Rhine-Westphalia is the best way to experience more of this beautiful region. But with 20
to choose from, it can be tough to know which peak to proceed with. That’s why we’ve collected the best peaks and summits in North Rhine-Westphalia for you here — so you can easily add one to your next adventure.
Shortly after the Dreikaiserstuhl you can walk down a small trail and look at the rocks up close. From there you can reach the fitness parcour via other small paths and you can continue walking in different directions.
Climb the summit and not have a head for heights? No problem. You won't find a summit cross here, but you will find a summit marker. At 118.04 meters, Monte Troodelöh is the highest point in the city of Cologne.
Since the Langenberg is predominantly forested, there are very few viewpoints. Unfortunately, there is no view at all from the summit. Still, it's nice to be at the highest point in North Rhine-Westphalia.