The hiking tour leads from Schöneck down to Schilbach and over the Bockmühle and the valley station of the 4-seater chairlift back to the starting point. It is marked green throughout and signposted "Innerer Ringweg".
Distance 11.1 km
Experience the pristine nature, the charm of the small Vogtland villages and enjoy the great views on this varied tour around Schöneck. The Kneipp basin at the valley station of the chair lift invites you to take a break for your feet and your soul. The facility can be used free of charge from May to October.
Use the comfortable ascent with the help of the 4-seater chairlift in the summer months. A grandiose panoramic view of the vastness of the country and of the city of Schöneck compensates for many a hardship.
Rest StopSeifert Bäcker Albertplatz
Helm Bäckerei Oberstadt
Museums Café Schöneck
Hotel | Restaurant Tannenhaus
Restaurants im IFA Schöneck Hotel & Ferienpark
Tips and hintsIt is worth making a detour to the cigar and local history museum in Schöneck, the Haselmühle leisure area with playground or a visit to the castle gardens in the Schilbach manor, especially when the rhododrons are in bloom in May. In the area of the IFA holiday park there are numerous leisure activities such as a climbing forest, adventure pool or bowling alley. You can also find the Bikewelt Schöneck and the tourist information here.You can find further information on our homepage:http://www.schoenck-vogtland.de/
Getting thereMotorway A72 from the direction of Leipzig, exit Plauen Ost, via Mechelgrün, Bergen, Poppengrün to Schöneck Motorway A93 from the direction of Bavaria to Dreieck Bayrisch-Vogtland, further on the A72 to exit Plauen-Süd and then via Oelsnitz, Tirschendorf and Arnoldsgrün to Schöneck.
ParkingParking is available on the main street in both directions and around Albertplatz.
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Equipmentno special equipment required
Basic Equipment for Hiking
- Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
- Layered, moisture wicking clothing
- Hiking socks
- Rucksack (with rain cover)
- Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
- Hiking poles
- Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
- First aid kit
- Blister kit
- Bivy / survival bag
- Survival blanket
- Pocket knife
- Cell phone
- Navigation equipment / map and compass
- Emergency contact details
- The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
- For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
- Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.
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