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Höchsten

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  • Johannes

    The name is program, highest elevation in the wide circle, therefore great view particularly over the Bodensee to the alps. From different directions roads go up, duty for every racing cyclist is the Ur-Stoppomat. It was put into operation in 2006 by RSV Seerose Friedrichshafen. Start is at Urnau at 499 meters altitude, the time measuring track goes over a distance of 8.2 km to 830m.

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    • January 25, 2018

  • Cornelius E.

    Many possibilities to go up, from easy to chain killer with 30% incline.
    Stoppomat: route
    End of Urnau via Limpach to the Höchst (Deggenhausertal)
    Tour length:
    8.2 km
    Starting point:
    Urnau (end of town)
    Tour characteristics:
    Mountain race course with free stamping station for time control. (Source: bodenseetouren.de).

    Fantastic view over the lake from the lookout point.

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    • June 22, 2018

  • Remo

    With speed from Deggenhausertal up to the highest. With time clock and timekeeping. Each tour is the competition against his own best.

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    • August 23, 2018

  • Noah

    There at the intersection there is a Stoppomat. The other stands at the edge of the forest near Urnau. Especially interesting for racing cyclists.

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    • August 14, 2017

  • sverson

    Great view from the tower on the highest and good refreshments in Berggasthof Höchsten.

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    • September 10, 2018

  • Karin

    If the weather suits, great views. The Stoppomat great idea, because you even more pedaling☺

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    • October 13, 2018

  • Walter1947

    I am drawn to the highest again and again.
    especially in the back the log house with inexpensive
    Specialties like Dünnele and Mekatzer are recommended.

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    • April 11, 2020

  • laodzu

    In windy conditions, a windbreaker in your jersey pocket won't do any harm.

    Incidentally, the Rhine-Danube watershed also runs over the highest. All the streams that run from the mountain to the north reach the Danube via the Andelsbach and Ablach and finally the Black Sea.
    The creeks flowing to the south and west reach Lake Constance, then the Rhine and finally the North Sea via the Deggenhauser Aach and the Linzer Aach as well as the Rotach, which flows south.

    Either way, the raindrops have a long journey ahead of them.

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    • June 2, 2020

  • Mark

    The great panoramic view of the Alps, Lake Constance and Schussental is always a highlight

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    • June 22, 2020

  • wosawa

    The longest climb in the Urnau area.

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    • August 4, 2020

  • ernst41

    Great view to Lake Constance and Switzerland

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    • November 13, 2020

  • Joe

    Simply THE SUMMIT in the border triangle BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG-HOHENZOLLERN

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    • March 25, 2021

  • Karsten v E

    not quite the highest point, you could go a little higher, but not exactly good with RR shoes :-)

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    • August 3, 2021

  • CyclingOlli

    Since the original Stoppomat was here until 2019, you have to have been upstairs.

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    • September 9, 2021

  • Philipp

    When it's foggy down by the lake, the sun often shines on the highest!
    And the view is terrific!

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    • January 2, 2022

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