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The Herb Trail in Neunkirchen-Seelscheid

On foot to nature’s pharmacy

The 16.5 kilometre route runs from the district of Seelscheid in the nature conservation area of the Wenigerbachtal and Naafbachtal valleys. Along the way, hikers learn interesting facts, read about local legends and are given very practical tips for using healing plants that can still be found today in the Bergisches Land region on twelve information boards. In addition to interesting journeys through time, the “Kräuterweg” (Herb Trail) offers many practical tips - on delicious recipes for cooking as well as healing effects for family and friends.


theme: forest pharmacy
length: 16,5 km
duration: approx. 4-5 hours
stations: 12

start/destination: car park Am Ehrenmal, 53819 Neunkirchen-Seelscheid

Gastgeber Bergisches Wanderland

On the Kräuterweg (Herb Trail), there are various refreshment and accommodation options. The following establishments cater specifically to the requirements of hikers and have been granted the "Gastgeber Bergisches Wanderland” (Bergisch Hiking Country Host) certification:


height profile Kräuterweg

map of the route

guided hikes

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