The refuge was extensively restored in the summer of 2018. Here are five large panels in typical Hainich leaf shape, the moving history of the site, which began in the 11th century with a hostel for travelers. Ideal for a little break.
In 1964 the last buildings in the village of Ihlefeld were demolished. Remains of wells and walls can still be found in the Ihelefeld desert. A shelter was built in 1995 on the basement of a former forest house.