Moselsteig Endpunkt in Koblenz - Germany - Rhineland/Palatinate
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ColleIsarco
N 50° 21.843 E 007° 36.267
32U E 400744 N 5580039
Quick Description: The long-distance trail in the Moselvalley and the hills near to the valley.
Location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Date Posted: 3/30/2017 10:01:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMVC35
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team
Views: 8

Long Description:
The Moselsteig is a long-distance hiking-trail which connects Perl neeat the French border and Koblenz at the confluence of the Mosel. With a length of 365 kilometers the Moselsteig is one of the hikes the longest distance in Germany. Most of the hike is on the hills of the Moselvalley, an area famous for its vineyards. But it also leads through forrest and side valleys of the river. The complete distance is divided into 24 legs and you add some additional predicate trails to the hike if you like.
A detailed description of the trail can be found on the web-page. You should also watch out for changes of the route caused by construction-points. The site also provides GPX-files for the routes
The legs are as follows:
1. Perl – Palzem 24km
2. Palzem – Nittel 16.5km
3. Nittel – Konz 22.5km
4. Konz – Trier 21km
5. Trier – Schweich 19.5km
6. Schweich – Mehrin 12,5 km
7. Mehring – Leiwen 14.5km
8. Leiwen – Neumagen-Dhron 14km
9. Neumagen-Dhron – Kesten/Osann-Monzel 18km
10. Kesten/Osann-Monzel – Bernkastel-Kues 15km
11. Bernkastel-Kues – Ürzig 17.5km
12. Ürzig – Traben-Trarbach 15km
13. Traben-Trarbach – Reil 15km
14. Reil – Zell (Mosel) 12.5km
15. Zell (Mosel) – Neef 20km
16. Neef – Ediger-Eller 11km
17. Ediger-Eller – Beilstein 16km
18. Beilstein – Cochem 14km
19. Cochem – Treis-Karden 24km
20. Treis-Karden – Moselkern 13km
21. Moselkern – Löf 14km
22. Löf – Kobern-Gondorf 14km
23. Kobern-Gondorf – Winningen 14km
24. Winningen – Koblenz 15km
Coordinates of the other end's trailhead: N 49° 27.988 W 006° 22.808

Recommended number of days to complete: 24.00

Distance in miles or kilometres: 365

Shelters?: No

Designated campsites?: No

Number of designated campsites: 0

Permit Required?: No

Trail Website: [Web Link]

Best Season to Hike?: Autumn

Overnight parking fee: Not Listed

Permit Fees?: Not Listed

Overnight parking coordinates: Not Listed

Intermediate Trailhead 1: Not Listed

Intermediate Trailhead 2: Not Listed

Intermediate Trailhead 3: Not Listed

Intermediate Trailhead 4: Not Listed

Intermediate Trailhead 5: Not Listed

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