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Seewald – Hiking, Bike riding and the dam Nagoldtalsperre for swimming

Seewald is like an oasis nestled in the Black Forest resort and from Freudenstadt 15 kilometers away. Seewald includes subsites like Erzgrube, Besenfeld, Göttelfingen, Hochdorf, Schernbach, Allmandle, Eisenbach, Morgental, Omersbach, Schorrental, Urnagold. The district is between 550 m - 850 m. A visit to these beautiful places is always worthwhile. The sites offer a variety of recreational activities.


Seewald is reachable from Enzklösterle in 5 minutes. From Freudenstadt in 20 minutes, from Alpirsbach in 35 minutes. From Alpirsbach you can drive up to Freudenstadt by train and then by bus to Seewald. By bus, it is possible from all directions. However, we recommend the car. Our cottage country house Seewald is located in the suburb Schernbach and is just 2 kilometers from the ore mine. Directly from the house you can go hiking and cycling. With the guest card you can ride free the bus and train in the Black Forest.

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Our Country house in Seewald

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Fun whilce Hiking with the whole familiy

on the traces of Felix the fox of Seewald

During this hike, it is also possible to inspire children, because on the 8 kilometer long loop with "Felix and his friends" children have fun at Discovering the nature. Duration is 3 hours. The nature and adventure trail starts at entrance Besenfeld on the left side. There is also a parking lot. Before we started we bought only at the Seewald Tourism office for the kids an adventure backpack for 3 €. At a length of 8 kilometers from the Beautiful founder platforms it is initially slightly uphill with beautiful views of the district Besenfeld. Follow here the yellow diamond. On the whole route, you will learn a lot about animals and plants. For the kids there are many signs with tricky questions about Felix and his friends. They will like that. This route is suitable for wheelchairs .


Taubentalweg und Nagoldursprung mit Einkehrmöglichkeit

This wild romantic circular walk on a track of 8 kilometers is recommended only with good footwear. For stroller the path is not suitable. The walk starts in Besenfeld at the townhall where they can park . They run up to the sign Nagold origin . From there, the blue diamond for a short time until you reach the location Kirchweg . Then follow the pigeon valley trail with the yellow diamond . In the beginning the track goes slightly downhill and you walk on the Nagold along . The small fountain where you come by, is the source of Nagold . Once in the district Schorrental you make once a rest in guesthouse Forelle . Strengthened it then goes slightly uphill again Urnagold and Rathaus sun back ./p>

Round hiking from Besenfeld to Poppeltal to the summer toboggan

A slight trail of 11 kilometers through the forest to the amusement park with giant slide back into Poppeltal and about Popp lake waits for you. The walk starts in the middle in Besenfeld am the town hall. Then it goes first on the main road in the direction of Bad Wildbad for a short time along. Cross the main road and walk the forest path towards Hochdorf with the blue diamond route and then go downhill towards the Poppeltal toboggan run. The amusement park with mini bumper cars, carousel chain and the giant slide with 1500m uphill and downhill waits for you there. A snack or drink you can have in the beer garden. If you walk about 100 meters we recommend to have lunch or dinner in the restaurant Waldeck. After the break you will then walk slightly uphill towards Poppelsee following the yellow diamond to Besenfeld. Opening times: March till the end of October in dry weather 10:00 to 20:00. Prices: 1 drive Adult 4 €. Child from age 8 3 €. 1 adult with child under 8 years € 5.50. Group tickets are discounted.

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Day trip to the dam Nagoldtalsperre inErzgrube

From the Country House in Schernbach it is 2 minutes by car. And walking there are about 2 kilometers. From the house within easy reach. From Enzklösterle, it takes 15 min. At the Erzgrube you can spend an entire day. Whether for hiking, swimming, sailing, karting or inline skating. There are playgrounds, a water playground and the Eisvogelpark. The 6- kilometer long trail around the Erzgrube starts below the Nagold (Erzgrube) left from the lake. You can park best in the first parking lot on the right side. You cross the street and walk straight over the bridge and turn right. Then the walk turns slightly uphill to Nagoldtalsperre. At this bridge then it runs across the lake and goes again downhill back to your car . You can stop in at the Gasthof Seeheiner directly at the lake.


Kingfisher path at the dam "Eisvogelpfad"

The kingfisher path with kingfishers and Water playground is a nice adventure is an event for adults and children. You can play next to the Mini Nagold with waterfalls and climbing elements.

Hiking trails around Seewald

  • Fountain Hike in Besenfeld and Urnagold. 7 Kilometer. Duration 2 hours.
  • To the ruine Königswart. 7,5 Kilometer. Duration 2 hours.
  • Lake „Kaltenbachsee Oberes Neuhaus“. 12 Kilometers. Dauration 3,5 hours.
  • Finnenbahn at the sportground in Besenfeld.

Further Tips around Seewald

  • horse riding, horse carriage riding, tobogganing and horse couples.
  • Bowling at restaurant Tannenhof in Eisenbach.
  • Die Eisenbacher Water walking course with childrens playground.
  • In Winter 25 Kilometers Nordic Skiing slopes, horse carriage riding and more: At the tourist information you can rent shoes.

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