This is a amazing hike through the "Wilde Hölle" to the Carolafelsen.

The best way to get to this area is by car from Bad Schandau. Follow the beautiful winding road called "Kirnitzschtalstraße" until you reach the starting point, the parking lot "Nasser Grund." Cross the bridge and follow the signs to "Wilde Hölle." The start of "wilde Hölle" is a steep rock staircase. After that you must climbing over rocks and follow metal ladders. And the end of "wilde Hölle" you see a wooden staircase. This is the finish. You climb up the Stairs and the you are at the top of Carolafelsen. Enjoy the view while having a picnic with your loved ones.

Pack List

  • Food and Water
  • Hiking sticks
  • Climbing gloves
  • Camera
  • Wide-angle lens
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RT Distance 6.2 Miles
Activities Photography, Hiking
Skill Level Advanced
Season Year Round
Trail Type Out-and-Back
Easy Parking

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