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Eckersprung (HWN 136)

Eckersprung (HWN 136)

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  • Harzer-Bergwald de

    The Eckersprung is located in the former border area. Here the Ecker rises and later finds its way out of the Harz towards the Oker. A rest area with benches is spacious. A shelter with the stamp number 136 of the Harz hiking pin is available as a refuge for the hiker in bad weather.

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    • July 26, 2016

  • Alwin

    Rest area with stamp

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    • June 22, 2020

  • Andi I. & Marini I.

    The Eckersprung, the source of the Ecker, is located at a rest area directly on the Goetheweg, which leads from the gatehouse slightly uphill to Brocken.

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    • April 15, 2019

  • Andreas.Serenity4u

    - Stamp point for the Harzer-Hexen-Stieg
    - Mandatory stamp office for the Harzer Grenzweg
    - Stamp office for Goethe in the Harz

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    • September 14, 2020

  • Anne

    Refuge with several information boards. Lots of seating. Here is a box with a stamp of the Harzer hiking nobility in the house.

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    • September 6, 2019

  • Mirco Dörsam

    Informative refuge at the source of the former border river

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    • July 19, 2021

  • NBZ TorfHaus

    Here the hike from Torfhaus ended until 1989 - then the border fence and the restricted area around the Brocken came, which made a continuation of the hike impossible. Today, nature is protected along the former border as a Green Belt and, as a green corridor, establishes the important link to the normal landscape. An important contribution to species protection for animals and plants.

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    • March 18, 2019

  • Markus M.

    small refuge with a stamp of the HWN

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    • December 15, 2017

  • Wanderkaiser Opilio Martinus I.

    The origin of the Ecker-man can also follow her down ... 😉

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    • May 26, 2018

  • Scotty 🦊

    Refuge I have a lot of space even for larger groups 🦊

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    • April 11, 2021

  • Evildeadchen

    Stamp office of the Harzer Wamdernadel

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    • August 9, 2018

  • Sindy

    A nice rest area!

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    • May 11, 2019

  • Kendy

    Hwn 136 Eckersprung refuge

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    • December 28, 2020

  • Wanderkaiser Opilio Martinus I.

    HWN No. 136, very nice on the way to Brocken ...

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    • May 26, 2018

  • Björn

    Stamp office of the Harzer hiking pin for the hiking pass and themed booklets.

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    • August 17, 2018

  • Peter geologus I.

    Rest area on the border with entry into the Eckertal

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    • September 30, 2018

  • Michel ✔

    The Eckersprung is the source of the Ecker directly on the border between Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt in the Harz National Park on the eastern edge of the Brockenfeld at about 850 m above sea level. NHN. The source is to the west of the 1033.5 m high summit of the Königsberg, a side knoll of the Brocken, and about one kilometer south-southeast of the Quitschenberg in Lower Saxony, which is 881.5 m high.
    Source:
    de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eckersprung

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    • July 2, 2021

  • Tobias

    Schutzhütte me a lot of space for larger groups.

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    • October 4, 2017

  • Andreas Seifert 🥾🚴🏼🏊🏼‍♂️🏄🏼‍♂️

    Just the right place for a short break - and on it goes!

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    • April 16, 2018

  • Robert Köhler

    The Eckersprung is the source of the Ecker directly on the border between Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt in the Harz National Park.

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    • January 9, 2020

  • 🚍🏰🌲⛰️👻👑Marko Werner👑🦁🏞️💚🦉🥾🚆

    Nice rest area. But crowded on weekends.

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    • June 18, 2020

  • Holger

    Just the right place for a break

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    • November 27, 2020

  • Andrea 🥾⛰🌲🪵🐿🌦 🚲🌳🌷🌻🌾🌤

    Great resting place.

    Stamp point for HWN fans!

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    • May 11, 2021

  • Lemmi alias Schlumpf

    The inner-German border ran here, and there is also a board with impressive photos.

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    • August 1, 2021


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