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Amblève river from spring to mouth

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4-day hike from the spring to the mouth of the Amblève-river, starting in Büllingen in the 'East cantons' (German speaking part of Belgium) and ending in Rivage where the Amblève flows into the Ourthe.
easy
94 km
25:40 h
1763 m
2241 m

Camping spots:

  • Elvingen where we hired a meadow
  • Challes (near Stavelot) where we stayed on Camping les Challes
  • Chefna where we camped in the forest near the river

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
621 m
Lowest point
98 m
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Tips, hints and links

If you want waymarked trails you can combine 3 longdistance footpaths:

  • GR56 from Bullingen to Challes (near Stavelot)
  • GR14 from Challes (near Stavelot) to Trois-Ponts
  • GRP571 from Trois-Ponts to Comblain-au-Pont (the railway station of Rivage is just over the bridge)

Start

Büllingen (591 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
50.404909, 6.252337
UTM
32U 304755 5587260

Destination

Rivage

Public transport

Public transport friendly

  • Train to Eupen and bus 394 to Büllingen
  • Train from Rivage
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

6 NGI-maps (1:20.000):

  • 50/7-8 Bütgenbach - Büllingen
  • 56/3-4 Sankt-Vith - Amel
  • 56/5-6 Stavelot
  • 49/7-8 Harzé -Stoumont
  • 49/3-4 Aywaille - Spa
  • 49/1-2 Anthisnes - Comblain-au-Pont

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
94 km
Duration
25:40 h
Ascent
1763 m
Descent
2241 m
Public transport friendly Multi-stage tour Scenic With refreshment stops Geological highlights

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Highest point
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Lowest point
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