Welcome to Germany's second largest nature park

The nature park Sauerland-Rothaargebirge

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With us you can enjoy and explore pure nature on 3,827 square kilometers - corresponding to the size of 537 soccer fields. 60 percent of the area is covered by forest. Our environment is an exciting phenomenon because it lives and changes constantly - just like we do. Go on a journey of discovery and get to know the valuable nature reserves as well as cultural and industrial monuments. Whether on a hike, a bike tour or a visit to the European bison - you can find all shades of green.
Logo Naturpark Sauerland-Rothaargebirge
Logo Naturpark Sauerland-Rothaargebirge
Photo: NPSR
The area includes parts from the Hochsauerland district, the Märkischer district, the Olpe district and the Siegen-Wittgenstein district. Together a total of 43 municipalities, they vivify the nature park.


The Mayor of Bad Berleburg, Bernd Fuhrmann, is the Chairman of the Sauerland-Rothaargebirge Nature Park, which was founded in 2015. A major role are playing the   the six nature park information centers and their jewels! Explore them all!

Our six jewels introduce themselves!

Bad Berleburg
Schloss Berleburg has an impressive fairytale ambience: Wonderful concerts, unique guided tours and ...
by Gesine Gerhard,   BLB-Tourismus GmbH
Bad Berleburg
Treat yourself to very special nature adventure with the whole family at the Wissent-Wildnis (bison ...
BLB-Tourismus GmbH
Thematic Trail · Siegerland-Wittgenstein

WaldSkulpturenWeg Wittgenstein-Sauerland

July 30, 2014
25.1 km
6:30 h
553 m
580 m
by Schmallenberger Sauerland Tourismus,   Schmallenberger Sauerland Tourismus
Summit · Sauerland

Der Kahle Asten

Mit einer Höhe von 841 m über NN ist der Kahle Asten der zweithöchste Berg Nordrhein-Westfalens.
by Winterberg Touristik und Wirtschaft GmbH,   Ferienwelt Winterberg
Nature reserve · Bad Berleburg

Grubengelände Hörre

Bad Berleburg
Das Naturschutzgebiet bietet einer Vielzahl von Lebewesen und Pflanzen Lebens- und Rückzugsraum ...
by Sylvia Müller,   BLB-Tourismus GmbH
Thematic Trail · Sauerland

Kyrill-Pfad Schanze

June 05, 2019
0.9 km
0:30 h
20 m
10 m
by Schmallenberger Sauerland Tourismus,   Schmallenberger Sauerland Tourismus

More about the NPRS (Nature Park Sauerland-Rothaargebirge)

The Nature Park Information Centers

The work in the nature park is diverse. Each information center has its focus and shows the special features of the region with the help of modern technology and creative ideas. The focus is on environmental education and nature exploration. Visit the nature park information centers in Hemer, Meinerzhagen, Lennestadt-Kirchhundem, Medebach and of course Bad Berleburg - get to know the nature park from different perspectives!
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