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Schwedenschanze

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  • Anne

    On the ridge line of Haßberge and thus also on the Rennweg near Eichelsdorf is the Schwedenschanze. A ring wall, about 500 meters above sea level. NN, around 500 BC Was created and was probably already used by the Celts as a place of worship and refuge. Today you can enjoy a great view over the Haßberge from a 28 meter high lookout tower and stop in the Dr.-Krahmer Hütte.

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    • April 4, 2019

  • Söhni 🏃

    At Hofheim above Eichelsdorf, with 487 m above sea level, was prehistoric a refuge. The ring-like fortifications of this defensive system are still visible in the terrain as Erdwälle and reconstructed in their function. From the observation tower, which was built in 2001, you have a beautiful view of the "Hofheimer basin", Bavarian and Thuringian Rhön, Franconian Alb, Steigerwald and Schweinfurter country.
    Opening hours of the tower: from mid-April to mid-October.

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    • March 28, 2019

  • Jochen Petermann

    Starting point for long descent to Manau, great views

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    • July 23, 2019

  • Harald

    Free climbing costs with a wonderful foresight.

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    • April 14, 2018

  • Christ

    Unfortunately there is no hut keeper anymore.

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    • August 11, 2020

  • Waldfahrer 🌳

    As far as I know, the hut is "only" open on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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    • August 21, 2020

  • Tuchi 🐗🤘

    Delicious bratwurst and beer ... 🌭 + 🍺

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    • October 23, 2020

  • Bergmuffel

    Really great up there, but only when the tower is open.

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    • March 14, 2021

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Location: Hofheim in Unterfranken, Haßberge, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

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  • Elevation550 m

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