Hiking Highlight (Segment)
From the Erft Bridge, where the werewolf of Epprath has been brought to the prison, the trail leads along the Erft to the town hall in Bedburg. Here he, his daughter Beel and his wife were sentenced to death by a blood court. The tour then leads to the castle Bedburg, where the alleged werewolf was tortured until he has confessed to all the terrible deeds.After this much information, which is illustrated with boards on the approximately 10 km long total distance, you can, before arriving at the last station, in the beer garden Old pumping station. There are Weißbier on tap, very delicious and a fries is imme. You are sitting here directly at the Erft and the Jakobus bridge (as appropriate).After you have strengthened again, you follow the Erft and pretty soon comes to the last station of the werewolf trail. Here is the execution of the accused, his daughter and godmother on 31.10.1589 reported. You can now continue the tour until back to Alt-Kaster
September 30, 2017
On the Werewolf trail is reminiscent of Peter Stubbe, who was publicly executed in the most famous werewolf process in the 16th century in Bedburg for werewolfing in 1589. On the circular route one gets to know the individual stations of his life and the typical Rhine-Erft landscape, which belongs to the Rhenish lignite mining area.
March 9, 2018
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