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Thüringer Wald

Rennsteig E08 - Von Brennersgrün nach Blankenstein

Rennsteig E08 - Von Brennersgrün nach Blankenstein

13.1 mi
2.3 mph
550 ft
1,525 ft
Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.


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Includes segments with temporary access restrictions

Check ahead to confirm restricted segments are open to the public.

0.35 mi in total

The surface along some of this Tour may not be suitable

Some segments of your route comprise a surface that may not be suitable for your chosen sport.

10 yd in total

Tour Overview

Starting Point
7.03 mi

Am Kulmberg

Hiking Highlight

8.22 mi

Am Beerholz

8.64 mi

Am Rennsteig

12.8 mi
12.9 mi
13.1 mi



Tour Profile


Mountain Hiking Path: 436 yd
Hiking Path: 12.3 mi
Path: 0.38 mi
Street: 159 yd
Road: 113 yd


Natural: 2.63 mi
Unpaved: 8.77 mi
Gravel: 0.47 mi
Paved: 138 yd
Asphalt: 0.98 mi
Unknown: 247 yd

Weather Forecast


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August 31, 2017


  • From Brennersgrün you can easily walk on approximately 21 kilometers to the finish of the Rennsteig to Blankenstein.

    With the eighth and last stage you cross twice the former inner German border. The official end point of the hike is the Selbitz Bridge, where the Selbitz flows into the Saale. Do not forget

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