Schleuse Eckersmühlen

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Recommended by 81 out of 89 cyclists

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  • Rombea

    If you are here on the Main-Danube Canal, you should not miss the visitor platform of the Eckersmühlen lock. As with the locks in Hilpoltstein and Leerstetten, the lock drop height is 24.67 meters, which is the largest drop height that has ever been built in Germany.

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    • October 17, 2019

  • Rombea

    A very impressive building. The Eckersmühlen lock was built between 1980 and 1985 as part of the construction of the Main-Danube Canal waterway and was put into operation on June 15, 1991. The headwater is 381.33 m above sea level. NN, the lock underwater is at 356.66 m above sea level. NN. As with the locks in Hilpoltstein and Leerstetten, the lock drop height is 24.67 meters and thus has the largest drop height that has ever been built in Germany.
    de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schleuse_Eckersmühlen

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    • October 17, 2019

  • BioMann

    Have you ever seen Han, gigantic lock

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    • October 17, 2019

  • BioMann

    Here you can watch everything well, boards with the information.

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    • October 17, 2019

  • Rombea

    The muck lock in the northern bridge area at the lock Eckersmühlen is well preserved and functional. The fully preserved three-row Stecksperranlageient to block the municipal road connecting Haimpfarrich and the state road 2225.

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    • November 2, 2019

  • Alex H.

    Beautiful view of the canal;)

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    • December 1, 2019

  • Thorsten

    Impressive facility that, based on its dimensions, gives an idea of the amount of water that has to be moved here

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    • January 13, 2020

  • Michael

    It's just a great bike path with a beautiful view

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    • August 2, 2020

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Location: Hilpoltstein, Roth, Middle Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

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