Blocksberg Or Bocksberg

"Easy Hiker with his mom in a cable car up to Brocken in Germany"

Easy hiking in Germany I’m sure you will agree. To visit the mountains without getting to the summit of one is like traveling to the sea without dipping as much as your toe into the water.

So when we recently visited the Harz mountains in northern Germany and had no time to climb the Brocken (aka the Blocksberg), the highest peak of the range, we decided that the Bocksberg,

Blocksberg Or Bocksberg

The Hexenstieg Is Where Witches Go Hiking

"A witch doll in a tourist shop in Goslar Germany"

Hiking in Germany

 

Where Witches Go Hiking

Trail

The Harzer Hexenstieg in North Germany, about 200 km (130 miles) west of Berlin, with a total length of 97 km (in 5 to 7 stages) from Osterode to Thale across what was once the most fiercely protected border in Europe.

Profile

The Harz is the wildest, most rugged and most untouched of the mountain ranges

The Hexenstieg Is Where Witches Go Hiking