On tour in the Wolftal – Oberwolfach and wolf and bear park in Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach
From Alpirsbach and Loßburg it takes 30 Minutes by car in the wolf valley, alternatively with the bus. We recommend to take the car. From Enzklösterle and Seewald we drive in 45 Minutes to Rippoldsauer Straße 36/1, 77776 Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach.
The alternative Wolf- and Bear parc
The Wolf valley is a side valley of the Kinzig valley with nice Black forest and nice travel tips. For our children is it one of the best places to go the Wolf and Bear parc. If you find a new trip in the nature and to a special animal resort, then is a trip to the nice Wolfvalley which is exactly the right thing for families with children.
It is a special thing which is waiting here for you. The parc offers nine bears a nice and natural new home. He is the only one of its kind in south Germany. The parc has a new bear and also 3 wolfes with the name Anita, Adi and Ado. The Parc is very idyllic at the stream Fegersbächle, between the two districts Bad Rippoldsau and Schapbach. In a great natur you can view the animals and can take a look at nice infoplates and get new information about the Bear and Wölfes. The children are surely fascinated from the animals and tell histories about it.
Opening hours: daily openend (also at Sunday and holidays), Mar to October 10.00-18.00. November to Februar 10.00-16.00.
Entrance: Adults 5,- €. Seniors, children, students, handicap, children from 5 to 16 Years 4,- €. Families 2 adults and max. 2 children (each add. child 3,- €) 15,- €. dogs (Please at the rope!) 1,- €.
Forest-Cultural-House in Bad-Rippoldsau-Schapbach
The Forest-Cultural-House in Bad-Rippoldsau-Schapbach, 5 Kilometers from the parc Bear parc in distance, answers questions around the former times of forest cultivation of the rafters and riesser: How old becomes a tree? What is a wood raft? This and more answers you get in guided tours and excursions. A great program fo children and adults.
Opening house: Daily 8.00-20.00, closed 01.11.-31.3. Forest-Cultural-Houe, Fürstenbergstraße 59 , 77776 Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach, Telefon 07440/332.
Our Vacation houses around the Wolf valley
Inform yourself, get tips and travel ideas for your next vacation in the area of the wolf valley in the Black Forest. In each season a great travel destination. Enjoy our special facilities with Sauna, Whirlpool, fireplace and more in our dream-vacation rentals and vacation homes.
Here you get to the Vacation houses
visitors mine Wenzel in Oberwolfach
There is the mine Wenzel in Oberwolfach. This is in other direction as the forest - culture house and is just 14 kilometers from Bear Park. This mine was in the 18th century one of the main ore mines and silver mines throughout the Black Forest. The tunnel is 1,000 meters long. And driving into the tunnel is a great experience and takes 1.5 hours. All visitors are provided with boots, jacket, helmet and head lamp. Suitable for all people from infants to seniors. Stroller not possible. Additional a further adventure mine tour possible by appointment. The tour of the mine Wenzel is possible only with a guide. Registration tel . 07834/868392 . Opening times : Daily guided tours (11.00 , 13.00 and 15.00). Closed from 01.11.2015 until 03.31.2016.
Prices : adults € 5.00, adults with guest card 4,50 €, pupils, students, disabled persons € 3,00. Children under 6 years free, groups of 10 people € 4.00 per person.
Then you will visit the interactive exhibition of minerals and the Mathematics Museum in Oberwolfach. It is 4 minutes from the mine. You will be amazed how the knowledge of the internationally recognized mathematical research institute has organized in Oberwolfach a great exhibition and boasts unique finds from the region. In the museum you will find the most comprehensive exhibition of minerals from the Black Forest. A scale model of a plant shows the degradation conditions in the mine, which is the most important scientific mining area. Videos, databases and PC programs complement the exhibition. In mathematics interesting multi-media installations are shown to crystal lattices and symmetries. Furthermore, there is virtual 3D flights, films and sculptures. In addition, the highlights of the mathematical IMAGINARY traveling exhibition on display, which was awarded the prize "Land of Ideas" under the patronage of the German President. It offered special tours for mineral lovers and math enthusiasts.
Opening times: daily 11:00 to 17:00, 12.16.2015 - 30.04.2016, Monday 11:00 to 16:00. Schulstr. 5, 77709 Oberwolfach. Phone 07834/9420.
Prices: adults € 5.00, with guest card € 4.50.
Students (from 6 years), disabled people, students, military and community service € 3.00.
Groups of 10 people 4,00 € per person. Student groups of 10 people € 2.50 per person. Family card without limiting the number of children € 12,00. Fee for guides in addition to the entrance fee € 45.00.
Brunos little motorcycle stage
And who is interested in motorcycles, even passes at Brunos small motorcycle stage. Get in "Brunos small motorcycle stage" mesmerize lovingly restored superb pieces of motorcycle nostalgia. Here you can marvel at how Grandpa with his "thunder chair" Grandma visited or dad with his "Kreidler" the girls crazy made! Bruno Small motorcycle world can be found in the attic of the Tourist Information in Oberwolfach Church, Sportplatzstr. 9. Groups by appointment also outside opening times. Opening times: Mon-Fri 9:00 to 18:00, Sat 9:00 to 12:00. Prices: adults € 3.00, groups of 10 people € 2.00 per person, adolescents (11-17 years) 1,50 €, school groups € 1.00 per person.
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