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

Short facts

  • Braunlage OT Hohegeiß
  • 21.09. – 26.10.2023Dates overview
  • 10:00 - 14:00
Along the "Green Belt"- From Death Strip to Lifeline

This hike first takes you from Hohegeiß to Benneckenstein. From there you take the steam train of the Harz narrow-gauge railway to Sorge.
From Sorge you walk on the Harz Border Trail along the "Green Belt" and discover the extraordinary nature of the Harz.
You learn interesting facts about the former inner-German border in the open-air museum Sorge, before you hike back to Hohegeiß via the Ring of Remembrance.
Distance: approx. 11 km, 300 HM, duration approx. 4 hours
Registration by 12 noon the day before by phone 05583-241 or
Cost: Adults 6€ per person incl. train ride, children from 7 years 3€ incl. train ride
Start and end point: Tourist Information Hohegeiß, Kirchstr. 15A

All dates

September 2023
October 2023

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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