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Frankenwald

FrankenwaldSteigla Pfaffenbergweg

FrankenwaldSteigla Pfaffenbergweg

Easy
01:35
3.22 mi
2.0 mph
650 ft
650 ft
Easy hike. Great for any fitness level. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

Tour Overview

Starting Point
0.98 mi
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St. Georg Marienroth

Hiking Highlight

1.05 mi
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Gedenkstätte

Hiking Highlight

1.32 mi
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1.36 mi

Pfaffenberg

Peak
3.22 mi
Destination

Tour Profile

Waytypes

Hiking Path: 0.28 mi
Path: 2.07 mi
Street: 219 yd
Road: 207 yd
Off-grid (unknown): 0.62 mi

Surfaces

Gravel: 1.49 mi
Paved: < 109 yd
Asphalt: 344 yd
Unknown: 1.51 mi
  • Includes off-grid segments

    Navigation instructions may be limited.

Weather Forecast

Frankenwald planned a hike.

November 5, 2020

Comments

  • Frankenwald

    Hear the silenceWhere does the gentle hum of the forest bees come from? Where is the deer that quietly cracked the branch? Hear the sound of silence, enjoy the peace! Hiking in the Franconian Forest is a contrast to the sensory overload. New worlds of noise open up to the ear - and natural silence drowns out everyday life!Water gurgles, water rushes, water splashes ...If you not only hike our "Pfaffenbergweg" with open eyes, but also listen carefully, you will be surprised by the variety of water noises! The water is only a bit louder towards the Haßlach. The small forest streams that flow towards it practice themselves in quiet sounds. Again and again we cross forest streams or follow their course. Only up there, at the height of Marienroth, we leave the forest and streams behind us, listen to the wind blowing over the mountain ridge and enjoy the view of the Haßlach valley.Why is the Pfaffenberg called that? Perhaps the Protestant pastor from Rothenkirchen fled here in 1625. Because at that time the Bamberg prince-bishop Johann Georg II. Fuchs von Dornheim reinstated a Catholic one by force of arms. Perhaps the displaced person sat lonely on the mountain, thanking his God for getting away with his life, and listening to the meditative sound of the forest streams.

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    • November 9, 2020

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Frankenwald

FrankenwaldSteigla Pfaffenbergweg