Etappe 20: Von Treis-Karden nach Moselkern – Moselsteig
Hiking Highlight (Segment)
komoot planned a hike.
October 1, 2018
The 20th stage starts in the Moselle village Treis-Karden and holds a very special highlight for you. First it goes on the Moselsteig steeply uphill to the viewing platform Kompuskopf. After you have enjoyed the fantastic view into the deep Moselle valley, you wander on winding forest paths down to the tired on the Moselle shore.Through a small forest, the Moselsteig leads you up to a spacious and open plateau. Soon it goes back into a forest and a little later you meet the Elzbach. It leads you to one of the most famous castles in Germany: Eltz Castle is enthroned here in the middle of a dense forest on a mountain spur high above the stream.After a visit to the picturesque castle, the Elzbach continues through the forest. On your way towards the Moselle, you will also pass the Gasthof Ringelsteiner Mühle, which is perfect for a break. You continue hiking through the Elztal until you reach your today's destination Moselkern.At Moselkern station, the Moselle Valley Railway will stop you either from the starting point Treis-Karden or continue to Koblenz.You can find more about the Moselle Valley Railway at moseltalbahn.de.
October 2, 2018