Feldberg Gipfel (1493 m)

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  • Vanessa Kopp

    Here you stand on the highest elevation in Baden-Württemberg and the highest peak of all German low mountain ranges: the summit of the Feldberg at 1,493 meters altitude. The majority of the Feldberg is under nature conservation. The nature reserve is the oldest and largest Baden-Württemberg. Since 1989, the so-called Feldberg rangers take care of the flora and fauna.

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    • February 3, 2019

  • Martin

    With the ascent of Feldberg you have climbed the highest mountain of Baden-Württemberg with 1493 m and the highest elevation of all German low mountain ranges. In the nature reserve around the mountain you will find extraordinary plant species. On the Feldberg there is always a stiff breeze that makes you shiver: the annual average temperature is 3.9 ° C and the summit is covered with snow on 157 days of the year.

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    • July 23, 2017

  • Xray2307

    The Feldberg offers one of the most comprehensive panoramas in Germany, especially in winter inversionswetterlage prevails. In the west you can see the entire Vosges from the Alsatian Belchen to the Donon and the Odilienberg (great monastery, also visit!) Beyond the Upper Rhine Graben. In the north one sees the Hornisgrinde, in the northeast the whole chain of the Swabian Alb, in particular the Lemberg, to the right of it the Hegauvulkane.
    In the south, the Alps, from the Alpspitze and the Zugspitze in the east extend over the Allgäu Alps, the Lechquellengebirge, Verwallgruppe and Silvretta; then in the Western Alps the Alpstein with the Säntis, the mountains around the Walensee, the Glarus Alps with Ringelspitz, Glärnisch and Tödi, the Piz Gannaretsch, the Urner Alps, Bernese Alps, Grand Combin and Mont Blanc up to the Friborg Prealps in the southwest. In front of the Western Alps, and especially to the right of the Mont Blanc, the Swiss Jura with the Chasseral as the highest point stretches. The panorama thus extends from Italy to southwestern Germany and from Austria to France.

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    • February 28, 2017

  • daha

    Great view from the observation tower!

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    • April 12, 2017

  • Ulrike

    Beautiful vantage point with all-round view

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    • May 11, 2015

  • Andy

    Friends and I go on a hiking tour around the Feldberg on Sunday. Last year we were there too. Very nice tour.

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    • July 8, 2016

  • Mike 🇪🇺

    The highest point of the field mountain is not on the Bismarck monument and not on the observation tower. He lies on the other side at the weather station. Here's the point on a platform along with the donation engraving.

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    • May 7, 2018

  • Heinz Mezger

    From Kirchzarten with MTB on the Feldberg, then in Hinterwald- Hütte Einkehr

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    • August 18, 2016

  • Roman Domhardt + Zera vom Laucherttal

    If you see this board, you've made it, only a summit book is missing, too bad

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    • December 5, 2016

  • 〽️Markus

    The lookout tower on the Großer Feldberg has a height of about 40 meters and offers an all-glass viewing platform, which is reached by a closed staircase after about 100 steps.

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    • March 27, 2017

  • Roman Domhardt + Zera vom Laucherttal

    You just have to be here to talk to

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    • December 5, 2016

  • Roman Domhardt + Zera vom Laucherttal

    I say and write, you have to have been here, done it yourself and enjoyed the view

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    • December 5, 2016

  • steffend

    Inversionswetterlage here it is warm and sunny and in the Rhine Valley is a cloud lake

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    • December 17, 2016

  • 〽️Markus

    The Feldberg is 1493 m above sea level. NHN the highest mountain in Baden-Württemberg. It also represents the highest elevation of all German low mountain ranges, making it the highest mountain in Germany outside the Alps.

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    • March 27, 2017

  • Michael Giesler

    The paths are marked with high posts and thus recognizable even in snow and fog.

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    • April 23, 2017

  • Wolfgang

    The highest mountain in Germany allows a breathtaking view.

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    • May 7, 2017

  • Matthias Brandt

    Eben the highest mountain in the Black Forest. Fantastic panoramic view, sometimes up to the Alps. In nice weather by the cable car a bit crowded.

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    • August 14, 2017

  • exploremyforest

    Please, really not underestimate - head coverage, water for the four-legged friend (if there is) and for yourself. Heatstroke, dehydration, exhaustion - these are all reasons why the mountain rescue team is approaching. Better to take care of it. The majority of tourists and visitors come up via the Feldberg cable car from the Haus der Natur and do not stay too long, but from 10 o'clock in the morning the crowd is already large. It's best to book a nice spot for sunrise at 6 o'clock in the morning. The train is not there yet, but you're the first one up. There are some places where you can make yourself comfortable, but generally there is no escape to the left or right in the nature == Bisosphärenreservat, nature conservation. If you have enough stamina and motivation, you should take a look at my lap.

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    • August 16, 2018

  • Stephan Vogel

    Very nice hike in the heart of the Black Forest. Assured sure-footedness.

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    • September 12, 2018

  • tomtom

    Somehow you always want the highest summit. Even if the mountain next to it is much nicer, but 10m lower, it will be "made tomorrow"

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    • September 7, 2019

  • exploremyforest

    Sunrise rounds open up a new horizon here. Especially at such times, the silence up there is unique.

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    • September 13, 2019

  • daha

    Great view, in good weather you can see many Alpengiepfel!

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    • April 12, 2017

  • SuS🅰️nNe☯️🙏

    If you visit the southern Black Forest, you must have been on the Feldberg at least once. That is a duty, so to speak! ;)

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    • June 6, 2018

  • Joachim

    For the Black Forest fan an absolute must. Grandiose view in all directions possible. Numerous hiking trails are available.

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    • July 9, 2018


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Location: Feldberg, Hochschwarzwald, Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, Freiburg District, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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