Mountain Biking Highlight

Recommended by 49 out of 50 mountain bikers


  • 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

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


  • Elevation550 m

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