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14 Eight-thousanders in the Eastern Ore Mountains

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  • 14 Achttausender im Osterzgebirge
    / 14 Achttausender im Osterzgebirge
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / 14 Achttausender im Osterzgebirge
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  • / Kahleberg von oben
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Abenstimmung auf dem Kahleberg
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Kahleberg von oben
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Wanderer an den Lugsteinen
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  • / "14 Achttausender im Osterzgebirge" - Großer Lugstein
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  • / Logo der 14 Achttausender
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  • / Weg zur Schickelhöhe
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  • / Wandern in der Urlaubsregion Altenberg
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  • / Wandern in der Urlaubsregion Altenberg
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Wandern in der Urlaubsregion Altenberg
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Wandern in der Urlaubsregion Altenberg im Erzgebirge
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  • / Blick von oben auf Geising und den Geisingberg
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  • / Blick von oben auf die Altenberger Pinge und den Geisingberg
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  • / Kohlhaukuppe
    Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Wanderparadies
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  • / Hemmschuh - Die Lage der Stempelstelle
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  • / Stempelstelle Fuchshübel
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  • / Fuchshübel
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m 1000 900 800 700 600 500 60 50 40 30 20 10 km Kannelberg (Drachenkopf) Traugotthöhe Großer Lugstein BIWAK-Kuppe Stephanshöhe Steinkuppe
The Himalayas in the Eastern Ore Mountains! The 14 peaks over 8000 dm! Enjoy breathtaking views and hidden secret places on a unique tour.
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moderate
Distance 67.7 km
19:34 h
1,811 m
1,811 m

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Updated: July 30, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
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Highest point
884 m
Lowest point
584 m
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Start

Altenberg (Bahnhof) (753 m)
Coordinates:
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50.765437, 13.753548
DMS
50°45'55.6"N 13°45'12.8"E
UTM
33U 412098 5624481
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Destination

Altenberg (Bahnhof)

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

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Coordinates

DD
50.765437, 13.753548
DMS
50°45'55.6"N 13°45'12.8"E
UTM
33U 412098 5624481
w3w 
///suitcase.plumper.discos
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Topographische Karte vom Staatsbetrieb Geobasisinformation und Vermessung 1 : 25.000
Wander- und Radwanderkarte Osterzgebirge von Sachsen Kartographie, 1 : 33.000

 

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4.7
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Christian Schneider
May 22, 2017 · Community
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When did you do this route? May 21, 2017
Andreas Weißbach
May 03, 2017 · Community
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Alexander Mitew
March 29, 2017 · Community
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Status
open
Reviews
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
67.7 km
Duration
19:34 h
Ascent
1,811 m
Descent
1,811 m
Public-transport-friendly Loop Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical value Botanical highlights Faunistic highlights Healthy climate Summit route Dog-friendly

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