Bike Touring Highlight
This is where electricity is produced
The imposing run-of-river power station on the Upper Rhine inspires young and old alike. It is considered one of the most beautiful power plants ever.
The fish migration upstream is again possible with the newly created fish ladders.
The walk over the high wind bridge - at about 17 m depth the Rhine thunders over the barrage openings - as well as the short stay directly under the Polrand, which measures 4.9 m in diameter, the visitors long remembered.Since 15 April 1920, the landmarked power station uses the hydropower of the High Rhine between the Thur and the Smooth estuary for power generation. It is listed since 1979 in the inventory of protected objects.The power plant is located directly on the national cycle route no. 2 (Rhine route) in Rheinsfelden.
June 2, 2018
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