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Quality trail recommended route Stage 8

Kammweg Etappe 08 "Vom Bärenstein zum Fichtelberg Kurort Oberwiesenthal"

· 3 reviews · Quality trail · Erzgebirge
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  • Blick vom Bärenstein auf den Fichtelberg
    / Blick vom Bärenstein auf den Fichtelberg
    Photo: Tourismusverband Erzgebirge e.V., Projektmanagement Kammweg
  • / Rastplatz Toscabank
    Photo: Birgit Knöbel, Erlebnisheimat Erzgebirge
  • / Wassertretbecken am Bimmelbahnerlebnispfad in Kretscham-Rothensehma
    Photo: René Gaens, Tourismsverband Erzgebirge e. V.
  • / Fotostop Fichtelbergbahn am Gelben Weg
    Photo: René Gaens, Tourismusverband Erzgebirge e.V., Projektmanagement Kammweg
m 1400 1300 1200 1100 1000 900 800 700 600 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Fichtelberg Schwebebahn Bahnhof Kurort Oberwiesenthal Schauwerkstatt & … Weihrichkarzl" Berghotel Bärenstein
moderate
Distance 17.9 km
6:30 h
697 m
316 m
1,215 m
716 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Birgit Knöbel
Update: October 28, 2021
Quality route according to "Wanderbares Deutschland"
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Fichtelberg, 1,215 m
Lowest point
Talsperre Cranzahl, 716 m
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Rest Stop

Berghotel Bärenstein
Suppenmuseum mit Touristinformation
Schauwerkstatt & Ladengeschäft "Zum Weihrichkarzl"
Leffelstub & Eisstub in der Schauwerkstatt „Zum Weihrichkarzl“
Hotel & Gästehaus Vierenstraße
Panorama Hotel Oberwiesenthal
Relaxhotel Sachsenbaude
Best Western Ahorn Hotel Oberwiesenthal 14+
Hotel & Restaurant Zum Alten Brauhaus
AHORN Hotel Am Fichtelberg

Tips and hints

Start

Bärenstein, Wanderparkplatz Bergauffahrt (829 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.505580, 13.019362
DMS
50°30'20.1"N 13°01'09.7"E
UTM
33U 359552 5596719
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Destination

Fichtelberg, Kurort Oberwiesenthal

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
50.505580, 13.019362
DMS
50°30'20.1"N 13°01'09.7"E
UTM
33U 359552 5596719
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Übersichtskarte Kammweg Erzgebirge-Vogtland, Maßstab 1 : 25.000, Publicpress-Verlag,  ISBN 978-3-89920-658-6, Leporello wetter- und reissfest, VK-Preis: 14,90 €

Wander-, Ski- und Radwanderkarte Kammweg Erzgebirge-Vogtland, Maßstab 1 : 35.000, Dr. Barthel Verlag, ISBN 987-3-89591-059-3, VK-Preis: 10,90 €

Equipment

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)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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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Rating

5.0
(3)
Mick Engel
August 04, 2020 · Community
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When did you do this route? August 02, 2020
Der Bär vom Bärenstein
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Blick vom Bärenstein
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Fichtelberg kommt immer näher
Photo: Mick Engel, Community
Photo: Mick Engel, Community
Friedensglocke auf dem Fichtelberg
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Reimo Gaitzsch
June 03, 2019 · Community
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Gastraum
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Zimmer 4
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Dusche
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WC
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Justin Lloyd-Williams
October 03, 2017 · Community
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When did you do this route? October 02, 2017
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Photos from others

Der Bär vom Bärenstein
Blick vom Bärenstein
Fichtelberg kommt immer näher
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Reviews
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
17.9 km
Duration
6:30 h
Ascent
697 m
Descent
316 m
Highest point
1,215 m
Lowest point
716 m
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