Bike Touring Highlight
Cycling may not be permitted at this location.
When the weather is clear, there is a great view of the Frankfurt skyline and the Feldberg. If there is a lot going on, it can happen that you have to wait a little until you can push your bike up the stairs. V.a. the wheel of the southern stairs is quite steep and should not be easy to descend with a heavier bike.
April 24, 2020
The main road Mühlheim consists of lock, weir and power plant. The height of fall is 3.77 m. The usable size of the lock chamber is 300 m x 12 m, the boat lock 20 m x 4 m.
The barrage was built in 1980 as a replacement for the downstream dam Mainkur.
June 22, 2019
It is very practical that there are bridges that can be used by pedestrians and cyclists at the Main barrages and locks. So there is the possibility to cross the Main or just to make a detour to the bridge to have fantastic views or to watch the ships at the locks.
February 20, 2022
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