Elster Pearls Trail – Stage 3
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Clodramühle am EPWPhoto: CC BY-SA, Archiv TVV, S. Theilig
Destination: Wünschendorf / Elster (town hall)
Distance: 13.33 km
Elevation gain: 430 m
Walking time: 3 to 3.5 hours
- View of Clodramühle, Monastery Mildenfurth
- Wünschendorf with St. Vitus Church, wooden bridge and fairytale forest (family attraction)
Track typesShow elevation profile
Safety informationPay attention to your physical condition and take appropriate quantities of drinks with you on the hike.
Tips and hintsTourism Assocation Vogtland e.V.
Tel.: +49 (0) 3744 18886-0
Tel.: +49 3661 689815
1.8 km the Höllengraben -
1.1 km the Silberblick -
600 m the Lochguttunnel–
800 m the Ziegenberg–
600 m the Bendelgrund -
600 m further the entrance of Wünschendorf with the OT Cronschwitz (240 m above sea level)
- turn half left into the pedestrian path - at the end of the pedestrian path turn left - after 100 m straight ahead
Turn right onto the path to the Wünschendorf cemetery (290 m above sea level) - there turn left –250 m along the connecting road to the Cronschwitz-Veitsberg junction - cross the road - turn right onto the field path and walk 400 m straight to the last house - Turn into the right field path and 700 m over the Veitsberg (270 m above sea level) to the Weidatalweg intersection (WTW) - turn right and 400 m on WTW to the rest area - at the rest area 450 m turn left towards Weidatalgrund - cross Weidaer Straße - Cross the Weida on the Schafbrücke (207 m above sea level), turn right into the access road "Am Weinberg" - after 400 m straight ahead at the pedestrian bridge cross the Weida again right - 50 m straight ahead - cross Weidaer Straße - follow the pavement for 150 m - At the inns "Zur Holzbrücke" go over the street "Am Gessner" and follow the sidewalk to the street junction "Am Veitsberg" - 100 m along the church wall - down the stairs and right down Turn ts and cross Weidaer Straße - on the sidewalk you cross the historic wooden bridge on the left and cross the White Elster - on the pedestrian and cycle path "Gebind" 500 m straight on to Wendenplatz - turn left into Poststraße - only through the pedestrian zone of Poststraße 200 m to the stage destination Rathaus Wünschendorf / Elster.
Public-transport-friendlyThe Elsterperlenweg can also be perfectly combined with the Vogtlandbahn through the other train stations in the stage interconnections of Neumühle, Berga and Wünschendorf: www.vogtlandbahn.de
For information on traveling by bus and train, as well as arranging accommodation, contact the Vogtland Tourism and Transport Center at +49 (0) 3744/19449 or www.vogtlandauskunft.de
By roadYou can reach Berga from Dresden/Chemnitz via the A 72 motorway, exit Reichenbach - Greiz - Neumühle - Berga.
ParkingUse the public parking spaces in the area of the Weißen Elster.
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EquipmentAppropriate hiking equipment should be used for the almost 70 kilometers long path.
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