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Theme hike: Harz border trail and Harz narrow-gauge railways

Short facts

  • Braunlage OT Hohegeiß
  • 20.06. – 31.10.2024Dates overview
  • 10:00 - 15:00
Along the "Green Belt" - from the death strip to the lifeline

This hike first takes you from Hohegeiß to Benneckenstein. From there, you take the Harz narrow-gauge railway steam train to Sorge.
From Sorge, you walk along the Harz border trail along the "Green Belt" and discover the extraordinary Harz nature.
You learn interesting facts about the former inner-German border in the Sorge open-air museum before you hike back to Hohegeiß via the Ring of Remembrance.
Trail length: approx. 11 km, 300 metres difference in altitude, duration approx. 4 hours
Registration by 12 noon the day before on 05583-241 or
Costs: Adults €6 per person incl. train journey, (on presentation of D-ticket €4/person)
Children aged 7 and over €3 incl. train journey
Start and end point: Tourist Information Hohegeiß, Kirchstr. 15A

All dates

June 2024
July 2024
August 2024
September 2024
October 2024

Tourist-Information Hohegeiß

Kirchstraße 15a

38700 Braunlage OT Hohegeiß


Phone: +49 5583 / 241

Mobile: +49 5583 / 241

Fax: +49 5583 / 1235


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