Schleuse Horst

Schleuse Horst

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Recommended by 164 out of 171 mountain bikers


  • D.Klockhaus 🇩🇪

    The Horst lock is a lock on the Ruhr in Essen's Burgaltendorf district, opposite Essen-Horst. It was built at the instigation of King Frederick II as one of 16 Ruhr locks. Wikipedia

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    • August 23, 2018

  • Thaddäus

    Built on the initiative of Emperor Frederick II on the left bank of the Ruhr between Horst and Burgaltendorf from 1774 to 1775.
    Restored in 1984 and listed.
    Extended in 1990 by a fish ladder and a boat lane.

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    • October 6, 2019

  • PeterStar

    This small lock on the Ruhr lies between Dalhausen and Essen

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    • May 5, 2019

  • Marc Schuessler

    this is in all the beauty of the park a place where the horror is remembered.

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    • August 23, 2018

  • SeTro

    nice little lock here in Essen Horst, the Ruhrtalradweg runs right next to it

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    • September 29, 2018

  • Edwin

    beautiful little lock on the Ruhr

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    • July 28, 2020

  • Ralf

    The history of the lock can be read on a sign and is very exciting!

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    • July 9, 2021

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Location: Ruhr Region, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


  • Elevation60 m

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