Gohrischstein

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Recommended by 224 out of 231 hikers

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  • Stefan

    The Gohrisch offers many facets, the path first leads through a beautiful forest and rises steadily, then you can see the steep walls behind the trees and the area is surrounded by rock falls. If you come closer to the survey, there are several ways to climb the mountain. A freer staircase, a narrower staircase (both suitable for round-trip) and finally the special ascent over the Falkenschlucht (only suitable for the ascent and tested with a large photo backpack: D) Once at the top, it takes a while to lead the way over the summit plateau various hiking trails (good shoes necessary), small stairs and easier paths. But if you really want to experience something, you must also be willing to take risks and devote yourself to the mountain hiking trails (rather nothing for children!). A visit with children or dogs is rather not recommended, because you need good surefootedness here!

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    • 02/05/2017

  • Stefan

    A mountain trail and a short staircase with chains to support lead to the Gohrischscheibe. You cross smaller ravines and end up on a small free plateau, a short section is secured with a railing and leads to a weather vane. Otherwise, one should think twice his steps here, one step too far and it was the last! ;) Stability, sure-footedness and a head for heights are an absolute must!

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    • 02/05/2017

  • Torsten

    In my opinion, one of the most beautiful rocks in Saxon Switzerland. From here you can see all the highlights ring around.
    Both the weather vane view and the refuge view are fantastic.

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    • 21/07/2018

  • EarnYourBacon

    Beautiful view of the Pfaffenstein and the landscape. Worthwhile as a break and detour from Forststeig.

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    • 21/10/2018

  • Uwe

    Very nice view to Papststein.

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    • 04/04/2017

  • Uwe

    Super view with great view.

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    • 14/05/2017

  • Uwe

    Beautiful view of the Bohemian Switzerland and Gohrisch.

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    • 19/05/2017

  • Marishu

    Although the Gohrischstein has no restaurant, every trip to it makes fun again and again. It is the originality and the magnificent view, which one enjoys every time new. There are also three different ascents and descents. From the same trail parking lot can also climb the nearby Papststein, which has a very nice mountain inn. So best to explore both stones in a double pack. The ascent takes just 7-10 minutes for both stones.

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    • 13/05/2018

  • Torsten

    The "weather vane view" to the north is really fantastic.
    Pfaffenstein - Königstein - Dresden in the background - Lilienstein - Rathener rock and on up to the Schrammsteinen.

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    • 21/07/2018

  • Lucky

    Beautiful rock formations. Again and again a breathtaking experience / outlook.

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    • 17/08/2018

  • ChrisTor

    All around view over the Saxon Switzerland

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    • 10/12/2018

  • ChrisTor

    The Falcon Canyon is a breathtaking hiking trail. He is difficult but beautiful.

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    • 10/12/2018

  • Bigmedve

    The Gohrischstein with its 440m is one of the highest table mountains in the Saxon Switzerland.
    In the old sorbian Gora for mountain.
    To the north you will be rewarded with a 180 degree view, but otherwise the view is just fantastic.
    I recommend the Old Rise, old name West Rise, he is in my opinion the better way.

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    • 21/04/2019

  • Sebastian Kowalke

    From Gohrischstein you can enjoy one of the most phenomenal views of the entire Malerweg. All the famous rock formations build up in front of you on the right bank of the Elbe and you can really grasp their dimensions from this perspective. It is worthwhile to take a break at this wonderful place.

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    • 21/11/2017

  • Efeu

    The climb is beautiful (we are through the Falkenschlucht) and the view afterwards great and relaxing. You can relax ...

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    • 02/05/2017

  • hdickers

    Adventurous ascent and descent

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    • 04/05/2019

  • Uwe Gärtner

    Magnificent view of Lilienstein and Königstein

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    • 09/05/2019

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Best Hikes that include the Highlight ‘Gohrischstein’

Location: around Gohrisch, Saxon Switzerland, Saxon Switzerland-East Ore Mountains, Saxony, Germany

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