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Wuppertalsperre

Wuppertalsperre

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  • Sandra 🌻

    Wuppertalsperre dam wall, amazing building

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    • October 17, 2017

  • Hetti

    many hiking trails go along here, including the Bergische Thematic Trail of clothiers

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    • May 29, 2018

  • Hetti

    one of the many dams in Bergisch, there is a wonderful hiking trail around the dam

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    • May 29, 2018

  • Peter_H_65 🐻

    Nice place to stay with a view of the Wuppertal dam. 🌞History and usage
    The Wupper Dam is a water dam. It serves the flood protection and the low water increase of the Wupper. In the winter months, part of the storage volume - the so-called flood protection room - is kept free in order to be able to absorb the frequently occurring precipitation. The flood protection area of ​​the Wupper dam is 9.9 million m3. A total of 9.5 million m3 of flood protection space is provided by the Bever, Lingese and Brucher dams.
    Four of the total of five Vorsperren the Wupper dam (Wupper, Wiebach, Dörpe, Feldbach and Lenneper Bach Vorsperre) meet water management and ecological tasks. They provide habitat for numerous animal and plant species.
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    The Wupper Dam, with its recreational opportunities, is a magnet for visitors from all over the region. Numerous hiking trails, rest areas, cottage settlements and a boat harbor for sailing and rowing boats allow recreation, sports and games for the whole family.

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    • July 23, 2018

  • Peter_H_65 🐻

    History and usage
    The Wupper Dam is a water dam. It serves the flood protection and the low water increase of the Wupper. In the winter months, part of the storage volume - the so-called flood protection room - is kept free in order to be able to absorb the frequently occurring precipitation. The flood protection area of ​​the Wupper dam is 9.9 million m3. A total of 9.5 million m3 of flood protection space is provided by the Bever, Lingese and Brucher dams.
    Four of the total of five Vorsperren the Wupper dam (Wupper, Wiebach, Dörpe, Feldbach and Lenneper Bach Vorsperre) meet water management and ecological tasks. They provide habitat for numerous animal and plant species.
    leisure
    The Wupper Dam, with its recreational opportunities, is a magnet for visitors from all over the region. Numerous hiking trails, rest areas, cottage settlements and a boat harbor for sailing and rowing boats allow recreation, sports and games for the whole family.

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    • July 23, 2018

  • Irma Wacker

    Supplies the whole area with electricity

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    • September 7, 2020

  • Katja

    Imposing dam that can be wonderfully circumnavigated on foot or by bike, a pleasure

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    • March 26, 2021

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Best Hiking Routes to Wuppertalsperre

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  • Easy
    01:25
    3.23 mi
    2.3 mph
    250 ft
    250 ft
  • Easy
    01:19
    3.14 mi
    2.4 mph
    125 ft
    125 ft
  • Intermediate
    03:03
    6.99 mi
    2.3 mph
    500 ft
    500 ft
  • Intermediate
    02:31
    5.85 mi
    2.3 mph
    375 ft
    375 ft
  • Intermediate
    03:39
    8.25 mi
    2.3 mph
    700 ft
    700 ft
  • Intermediate
    02:45
    6.28 mi
    2.3 mph
    475 ft
    475 ft
  • Intermediate
    02:22
    5.17 mi
    2.2 mph
    600 ft
    600 ft
  • Difficult
    05:43
    12.9 mi
    2.3 mph
    1,100 ft
    1,100 ft
  • Difficult
    06:09
    14.0 mi
    2.3 mph
    1,075 ft
    1,075 ft
Location: Radevormwald, Oberbergischer Kreis, Bergisches Land, Cologne District, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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  • Distance202 yd
  • Uphill50 ft
  • Downhill0 ft

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