A trail of wilderness

In our fast-moving world, we are searching for places of calm and deceleration to recharge our batteries. National parks are particularly popular for this.

Untouched nature, boundless farsightedness and scenic diversity make up the Black Forest National Park and offer its inhabitants and visitors a unique retreat.

In the national park and the complete national park region there is a lot to discover and experience – from adventure trails, bike- and hike tours over culinary highlights, places of interest and excursion destinations. Get to know the wild side of the Black Forest in the national park region.
 
You are planning your holidays in the national park region and would like to have more tips?
Here you are forwarded to the pages of the Nationalparkregion Schwarzwald e.V.

Blick ins Tal in der Nationalparkregion Schwarzwald

You want to know more about the national park?

Here you will find all the information
To the website of the National Park Schwarzwald

Excursion destinations and highlights in the national park region Black Forest

Allerheiligen

Monastery ruin and waterfalls
Die Allerheiligen Wasserfälle
Allerheiligen 3
77728 Oppenau

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Bad Peterstal-Griesbach

Premium hiking
Wasserfall am Himmelssteig in Bad Peterstal
Wilhelmstraße 2
77740 Bad Peterstal-Griesbach

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Baden-Baden

Culturally rich city
Spieltische im Casino Baden-Baden
Beim Alten Bahnhof
76530 Baden-Baden

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Baiersbronn

Hiking heaven
Wanderer auf dem Sommerseitenweg in Baiersbronn
Freudenstädter Straße 40
72270 Baiersbronn

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Buchkopf tower in Oppenau

Lookout
Luftaufnahme des Buchkopfturms beim Sonnenuntergang
77728 Oppenau

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Karlsruher Grat

Circular hike near Ottenhöfen
Ein Wanderer auf dem Klettersteig Karlruher Grat
Gottschläg 7
77883 Ottenhöfen

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Lake Mummelsee

And lookout "Hornisgrinde"
Der höchste Punkt im Nordschwarzwald - die Hornisgrinde
Schwarzwaldhochstraße 11
77889 Seebach

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Lothar path

on the Black Forest Highway
Der Lotharpfad auf der Schwarzwaldhochstraße - eine Famile läuft auf einem Steg
Lotharpfad
72270 Baiersbronn

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Mehliskopf

Action and fun
Downhill-Cart auf dem Mehliskopf
Am Stadtwald 4
77815 Sand

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Mountainbike Arena in Sasbachwalden

pure adrenaline
Mountainbiker auf einem Trail in der World of MTB
Grashöhe
77887 Sasbachwalden

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National Park center

At the Ruhestein
Das Nationalparkzentrum auf dem Ruhestein
Schwarzwaldhochstraße 2
77889 Seebach

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Excursion destinations and highlights in the national park region Black Forest

The Casino is accommodated in the glamorous Kurhaus and is an important event location of the city, but also the Festspielhaus with 2.500 seats offers to its visitors a top-class offer of concerts, operas, and ballet- and theatre performances.

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Spieltische im Casino Baden-Baden
On the Himmelssteig, Schwarzwaldsteig and Wiesensteig you may enjoy hiking along narrow paths, past waterfalls and untouched nature.

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In the alternative wolves- and bears park you have the possibility to watch the animals in a near-natural environment at close range.
Also the Burgbach waterfall is a popular excursion destination in Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach.

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Ein Bär im Wasser
To over 550 kilometers signposted hiking trails, the hiking heaven Baiersbronn is extended to and invites to discover and enjoy.
In addition, the signposted mountain bike tours lead through beautiful landscapes around Baiersbronn.

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Wanderer auf dem Sommerseitenweg in Baiersbronn
The Lothar path, which owes its name to the hurricane Lothar in 1999, is a beautiful, one kilometer long, circular trail which shows impressively on a distance of about ten hectares how the nature develops and recovers when you leave it to itself.

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Der Lotharpfad auf der Schwarzwaldhochstraße - eine Famile läuft auf einem Steg
You would like to know what the specialties of the National Park Black Forest are and get to know exciting things to flora and fauna? Then visit the national park center. Here you will get information, hike- and event tips for the complete national park.

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Das Nationalparkzentrum auf dem Ruhestein
In summer, a climbing park and downhill carts are here waiting for you, whereas in winter 4 ski lifts and a snow park let the heart beat faster of winter sports enthusiasts.
The all-season bobsleigh track is a highlight for all the family.

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Downhill-Cart auf dem Mehliskopf
The 28-meter-high lookout tower with eight platforms offers a stunning view over the Rhine valley up to the Vogues and a wide range of the Black Forest.

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The pictorial monastery ruin and one of the most beautiful waterfalls of the Black Forest are an absolute must if you explore the national park region. Enter here a mystical and rustic world.

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At the Karlsruher Grat a diversified circular hike through the wild romantic Edelfrauengrab waterfalls and over a via ferrata with gorgeous views over the Acher valley are waiting.

Here you will find the tour proposals


Ein Wanderer auf dem Klettersteig Karlruher Grat
More than 1.000 vertical meters can be defeated in the mountain bike arena in Sasbachwalden on challenging trails. Paired with pictorial views and stopover possibilities, you will have here an unforgettable bike adventure.

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Mountainbiker auf einem Trail in der World of MTB
Stroll along the Mummelsee, go pedal boat or enjoy the holidays on approx. 1.000 meters height with a coffee.

Who likes it sportier, takes the way to the highest point of the Northern Black Forest and walks to Hornisgrinde. There you are rewarded with an unforgettable view and excellent gastronomy. 

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Der höchste Punkt im Nordschwarzwald - die Hornisgrinde