Gauchachschlucht

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Recommended by 421 out of 435 hikers

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  • Christian

    A beautiful gorge to hike through, with lots of places for individual rest. In the opposite direction, you can eat and take a break in the castle mill. All in all, also suitable for families with children. After rain it can be a bit muddy, which makes it difficult for young children.

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    • August 19, 2018

  • SpecialGuest

    Charming gorge with side Engeweg along the Tränkebach.

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    • May 8, 2017

  • Joachim

    Pure nature. As you can see in the picture good slip resistance required.

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    • June 12, 2017

  • Hi ~🌸🏔☀️

    The Gauchach rises south of Oberbränd and flows into the Wutach above the Wutach mill. The gorge has remained close to nature due to the steep slopes and the difficult access.The gorge has an overwhelming primeval landscape with romantic waterfalls and unspoilt forests. It is an unforgettable experience for every hiker.

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    • May 25, 2020

  • Phillinger

    Very nice way for sure-footed hikers. But there are almost everywhere possibilities to hold on (steel ropes on the rock face, etc.)
    In the winter a bit more adventurous for it very quiet, in some places, however, the paths are flooded.

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    • August 15, 2018

  • Stephan Giehl

    Not as crowded as the Wutachschlucht and not less beautiful. We recommend!

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    • August 25, 2018

  • Stephan Giehl

    Compared to the Wutachschlucht few heavily visited but still (or because of it) very worthwhile.

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    • August 25, 2018

  • exploremyforest 🌲🌳

    Terrific. Who is an early riser, should go with the sunrise, ideally from the northern entrance of the Gauchach direction Wutachschlucht. Because this is how you always have the sun in front of you and the play of light in the water and the trees becomes an unforgettable trip through one of the most beautiful Grand Canyons in the region. Incidentally, in the Gauchach Gorge, halfway up, you will find the Burgmühle, a small idyllic rest stop.

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    • August 26, 2018

  • Styxxx

    The gorge is unique, wild, adventurous and beautiful. A place of rest

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    • September 15, 2018

  • Tina64

    The Gauchach is for me personally the nicer part of the gorge! Here you often walk very close to the water, sometimes it is even necessary to walk over stones washed by water. Often, the forest gives the impression of a jungle and everything seems a little more and more original.

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    • June 11, 2019

  • Matto

    A very beautiful gorge, we also liked the forest nature trail.

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    • July 27, 2020

  • Timo (ohne ⚡)

    Always worth a hike. Highly recommended is the 3 Gorges Tour.

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    • December 29, 2016

  • SpecialGuest

    Beautiful side arm of the Wutach

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    • May 8, 2017

  • Bamlacher

    Along the wild and romantic Gauchach.

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    • June 20, 2018

  • Phillinger

    Next door is directly a nature trail

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    • August 15, 2018

  • Phillinger

    Very nice hiking trail with small trails along the rock.
    Refreshments in the castle mill.

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    • August 15, 2018

  • Thorsten B...

    Always worth a visit

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    • May 16, 2020

  • Markus

    Fc t gf lrnehnccedof

    • September 4, 2016

  • Matse

    Please have a look at wutachschlucht.de before starting

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    • November 2, 2020

  • Michael

    The Gauchach Gorge can be nicely combined with the Wutach Gorge and the Engesch Gorge as an approximately 10km circular route (Three Gorges Path).Similar to the Wutach Gorge, you shouldn't hike there when it is raining or shortly after it has rained, as many places are very muddy. In some passages it can be dangerous.

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    • November 4, 2020

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Location: Löffingen, Hochschwarzwald, Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, Freiburg District, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Information

  • Distance0.75 mi
  • Uphill275 ft
  • Downhill200 ft
  • Opening Hours

    always open

  • Entrance

    Free

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  • Family Friendly
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Dog Friendly
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