Hiking report

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    Weekend trip to Bacharach

    It was some time in January that I was absent-mindedly looking at various hostels and I realised that there were free spots in the one in Bacharach. It’s one of the most famous hostels in this area, because it’s a…

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    Hiking from Solingen Schaberg to Güldenwerth!

    There’s this very common hiking route that I started organising right from the beginning – from Güldenwerth to Schaberg. This is a very comfortable one, because first we can go to the castle Schloss Burg from the mountain side (and…

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    Hiking around Hoffnungsthal

    It’s spring. Definitely. To be honest there was hardly anything better than this year’s weather, but still until this weekend it was relatively cold. Today, it was spring. Temperature nearing 20 degrees and the bright blue sky, how could anyone…

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    Hiking from Kestert to St. Goarshausen

    As I stated in a recent article, I started thinking about organizing long distance hikes on Saturdays and normal hikes on Sundays. Today’s one a slightly experimental, because it even went outside of VRS, far from the NRW border into…

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    Hiking from Wuppertal Oberbarmen to Unterbarmen!

    It’s incredible how the weather can possibly be so sunny while the news is covered with gloomy updates all the time all over Europe these days. It’s still early March, but we got yet again such a perfect weather. Download…

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    Hiking around Altenbeken!

    Last year and two years ago, I organized hikes on Saturdays and Sundays mostly in order to avoid having large groups. With the corona pandemic apparently converging, it’s not really necessary anymore. But this year I decided to visit places…

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    Hiking from Niederdollendorf to Bonn

    What a week. It was only a few weeks ago that it looked more like a joke that Russians might invade Ukraine. This week it happened. Now for the first time in 2 years corona is not dominating the news,…

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    Hiking from Wuppertal to Haan!

    And here comes the old problem: German railway. Who didn’t expect it. The problem started this week, when there was a range of storms that hit Germany. There was indeed some wind, which made some damages in some places in…

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    Hiking around Köln Dellbrück!

    Let’s start with an important step that I always wanted to make for this group: I created a chatbot in Telegram yesterday. The idea of creating one has been around for some time, because I get essentially always the same…

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    Hiking around Bottrop

    There are a few places in NRW, which appear so unlikely to be a place for hiking. Bottrop is surely one of them. Since it’s not really possible to visit this area in the summer, when we want to do…