Wetzsteinstollen

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Recommended by 33 out of 36 hikers

Tips

  • Klaus Becker 🍌🍦🍧

    The tunnel served until 1922 to a about 30-50 cm thick layer in silica sandstone with special properties to reduce. This sandstone is particularly suitable for the production of whetstones due to its high strength and good sanding properties. See -> wetzsteinstollen.de/geschichte.html

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    • July 24, 2017

  • Heiko Wieland

    Opening times from May to September open on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month. Also on is open on all public holidays.

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    • April 23, 2020

  • Heiko Wieland

    Opening times open on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month and on public holidays from 1.30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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    • April 24, 2020

  • Heiko Wieland

    Opening times open every 2nd and 4th Sunday and on public holidays from 1.30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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    • April 24, 2020

  • Black Fox

    The whetstone tunnel is unique in Europe

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    • May 27, 2020

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Best Hikes to Wetzsteinstollen

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Location: Spiegelberg, Rems-Murr-Kreis, Stuttgart District, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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