Because of his height of 535 meters, the Entenberg is a popular take-off point for hang- and paragliding. It also offers a great view of Niederlaasphe and the Lahntal for hikers.
From Biedenkopf you will walk up into the forest and if you take the small detour to the Columbustempel, a wonderful view to the Landgrafenschloss on the opposite side is waiting for you. Another highlight will be the Perfstausee: The reservoir was built in 1984 after a flood catastrophe and is a popular destination for excursions today. It is the home of many birds. Behind Breidenstein, the trail climbs up to the main highlight of the hike: the Entenberg. The local mountain of Bad Laasphe is a popular take-off point for hang-gliders and paragliders and hikers will enjoy a great view of Niederlaasphe and the Lahn Valley. With magnificent views of Wittgenstein castle, you will finally hike down to Bad Laasphe.
Make a stop at the Perfstausee and enjoy the view across the lake and the wooded hills of the nature reserve from its panoramic terrace!
Updated: September 17, 2020
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Information on restrictions in the rail network can be found here.
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TKS Bad Laasphe GmbH
Wilhelmsplatz 3, 57334 Bad Laasphe
Tel. 02752/8 98
Lahntal Tourismus Verband e.V.
Brückenstraße 2, 35576 Wetzlar
Tel. 06441/30998-0, Fax 03212/1239508
Getting thereB 62 from Marburg to Biedenkopf and Bad Laasphe
ParkingCenter of Biedenkopf or Bad Laasphe
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EquipmentOrdinary hiking equipment required. Take backpack vespers and drinks with you.
For changing the range of view, push the arrows together.