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Saarschleife

Natural Monument · Saarland
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  • Die Saarschleife im Morgenlicht
    / Die Saarschleife im Morgenlicht
    Photo: EIKE DUBOIS, Tourismus-Zentrale Saarland GmbH
  • Die Saarschleife
    / Die Saarschleife
    Photo: EIKE DUBOIS, Tourismus-Zentrale Saarland GmbH
  • Die imposante Saarschleife bei Mettlach.
    / Die imposante Saarschleife bei Mettlach.
    Photo: Dr. Alzheimer/Geheimnisvolles Saarland, Dr. Alzheimer/Geheimnisvolles Saarland
Map / Saarschleife

The Saarschleife is one of the most famous excursion destinations in Saarland. Here the Saar has dug its way through the rock in an impressive bend.
The entire Saar loop, the steep crash slope and the gentle sliding slope are clearly visible from the popular viewpoint Cloef.

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Routes through this place

Type
Name
Distance
Duration
Ascent
Descent
Hiking trail
141.4 km
5:45 h
3760 m
3823 m
Hiking trail
5.9 km
2:00 h
152 m
330 m
16.7 km
5:30 h
534 m
534 m
64 km
4:20 h
597 m
584 m
3 km
0:53 h
94 m
92 m
53.9 km
3:40 h
72 m
81 m
835.8 km
230:07 h
16060 m
16400 m
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  • 8 Routes nearby
Hiking trail · Saarland

Saar-Hunsrück-Steig

December 20, 2010
moderate
141.4 km
5:45 h
3760 m
3823 m
by Helmut Otto,   Wandermagazin
Hiking trail · Saarland

Von Orscholz nach Mettlach

June 15, 2009
easy
5.9 km
2:00 h
152 m
330 m
by Dr. Konrad Lechner,   Wandermagazin
August 12, 2009
moderate
178.2 km
44:36 h
5487 m
5206 m
2
by Cornelia Grömminger,   Outdooractive Editors
Hiking trail · Saarland

Tafeltour Saarschleife

June 15, 2009
difficult
16.7 km
5:30 h
534 m
534 m
7
by Malin Frank,   Outdooractive Editors
Cycling · Saarland

Saarschleifen-Runde

August 03, 2009
moderate
64 km
4:20 h
597 m
584 m
5
by Frank Polotzek,   Tourismus Zentrale Saarland GmbH
Hiking trail · Saarland

Traumschleifchen Überblick

February 14, 2018
3 km
0:53 h
94 m
92 m
by Frank Polotzek,   Tourismus Zentrale Saarland GmbH
Cycling · Saarland

Von Rehlingen zur Saarschleife

March 08, 2016
easy
53.9 km
3:40 h
72 m
81 m
1
by Thomas Martin Jutzy,   Pfälzerwald-Verein e.V.
Long distance hiking trail · Germany

Auf dem Europäischen Fernwanderweg E3 durch Deutschland

November 21, 2012
difficult
835.8 km
230:07 h
16060 m
16400 m
by Nadine Greiter,   Outdooractive Editors
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