Hiking The Otzberg

The 6th most popular hiking trail in Germany.

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Southeast of Frankfurt, the Otzberg area has a 12 mile mapped trail system over steep rocky terrain. To reach the hiking trailhead from Frankfurt, head east on the Autobahn 3 towards Wurzburg and exit onto B45 towards Dieburg/Gross Umstadt. After passing Gross Umstadt, turn right onto B426 towards Otzberg. Park near a soccer field on the right and maps are posted for the numbered trails.

Overall, Otzberg is the 6th most popular hiking trail of all 11 hikes in Germany.


Local Contact(s):  German Tourism, US (212) 661-7200.

Recommended Map:  "Germany Road Map" from Michelin

Best Season:  May - Sep.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Date Published:  12/25/2015

Date Updated:  7/6/2016

ID:  6751


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