Eschenburg

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  • Silke

    Wikipedia says: "Eschenburg Tower [edit | edit source]
    In 1934 it was decided to build a lookout tower on the mountain. On June 20, 1936, the wooden Eschenburg tower was inaugurated. Its height was 43 m and a mining museum was housed in the stone base. From the observation platform of the tower you could not only look into the Gladenbacher Bergland but also to the Westerwald and Rothaargebirge. The tower was set on fire on March 23, 1945 by American fighter bombers and completely destroyed. The stones of the base were used for the reconstruction after the war. Today only a several meter high model of the tower on the mountain reminds of the original. "

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    • July 6, 2017

  • Horst (habe fertig)

    The view is no longer so good, very overgrown.
    The new seating group invites you to rest again.
    Edit 7/20: The bushes were cut back, now you have a nice view again.

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    • October 24, 2019

  • S v e n

    If you are in the vicinity, it is always worthwhile to make a detour to the eponymous mountain of the municipality Eschenburg.

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    • January 20, 2019

  • Norbert

    Nice view, rest area with benches and unfortunately rocked table.

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    • June 14, 2019

  • Dirk Heupel

    View into the Dietzhölztal

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    • July 6, 2015

  • Sebastian

    Nice place to take a break. The view is no longer so special because of the growing trees.

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    • January 1, 2020

  • ingo schmidt

    The view of the valley is great, but unfortunately the trees grow faster than expected and you do not see much anymore.

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    • May 25, 2018

  • Dirk Heupel

    Model of the Eschenburg tower

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    • July 6, 2015

  • Silvia

    Always a great view and always different

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    • March 21, 2019

  • Barni

    Benches and table have recently been repositioned and invite you to rest.

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    • August 9, 2019

  • Björn Grunert

    Super view / distant view. Very worthwhile

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    • June 7, 2020

  • Norbert

    The tower no longer exists. Just a small model.

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    • 7 days ago

  • Snoopy

    Great view in all directions.

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    • November 12, 2018

  • Gabriele S.

    P -Weg Plettenberg 10. September

    • April 18, 2016

  • Alexander Göbel

    Beautiful place .... Even if it's a good climb, it's worth it!

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    • July 25, 2020

  • MUSchn

    Read the past

    More information about the extra tour: naturpark.lahn-dill-bergland.de/wandern/extratouren

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    • September 12, 2020

  • MUSchn
    • September 12, 2020

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Location: Eschenburg, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Lahntal, Gießen District, Hesse, Germany

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