The Tuchmacherweg in Radevormwald 

© Das Bergische / Anja Kortmann

Industrial development along the Wupper

On the trail of exciting industrial history, this stretch runs from the "city on the hill” down into the Wupper valley: to a historical textiles town, old railway lines and an enormous reservoir. 


For 10.4 kilometres, the industrialisation of the region is presented and the textile industry in particular is examined in detail. 



  • Theme: Industrial development along the Wupper

  • Length: 10,4 km

  • Duration: approx. 3 hours

  • Stations: 5

  • Multi-stage hike

  • Start point: Car park at the city hall, Hohenfuhrstraße 13, 42477 Radevormwald

  • End point: bus stop "Wupperdamm", 42897 Radevormwald

© Das Bergische / Anja Kortmann

Bergisch Hiking Country Host 

voluntary trail steward

© Naturpark Bergisches Land

Ulrich Kühn


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