© Pia Leister-Dauns, Moselregion Traben-Trarbach Kröv

Forest and Panorama Trail Kröv

  • start: parking space Kordel, nearby to the holiday village Landal Mont Royal
  • destination: parking space Kordel
  • easy
  • 8,00 km
  • 2 hours 27 minutes
  • 207 m
  • 397 m
  • 241 m
  • 80 / 100
  • 20 / 100

Circular hike through the butterfly valley to the 50th latitude, on the Moselle heights and forest areas above Kröv.

Starting point: Crossing "Kordel" at the holiday village Landal Mont Royal

The forest trail starts at the height and leads over the Burgberg (a Celtic fortress, built around 500 BC), over the Lämmerbach (also known as butterfly valley) to the 50th latitude to Haselbach and back to the starting point via the mountain chapel. The hike mostly leads through shady forests and offers a beautiful viewing point shortly after the 50th latitude.

Difficulty: very comfortable, difference in altitude 210 m. Refreshments (with a short detour): Restaurant "Woods" in the holiday village Landal Mont Royal (playground & petting zoo)

General information

  • scenic
  • fauna
  • dining
  • flora
  • top

We start at the Kordel intersection car park and follow hiking trail T8 (Moselhöhenweg M) towards Reil. Over the Burgberg (a Celtic refuge, built around 500 BC) past the Lämmerbach (also known as Schmetterlingstal), we reach the 50th parallel with a beautiful viewpoint into the Moselle valley. The circular trail continues along shady forest paths through the Haselbach to the Kröv mountain chapel. The chapel is always open and can be visited.


From there, continue to the starting point at the Kordel car park. On this last section, you will again enjoy beautiful viewpoints into the Moselle valley.


The entire circular trail is marked with a blue rhombus.


Places to stop (with a short detour): Restaurant "Woods" in the Landal Mont Royal holiday village (playground & petting zoo).


The circular route is easy to walk with sneakers or light hiking shoes.


Take a stop in the holiday village Landal Mont Royal to enjoy a great view. There is a nice playground for children

Getting there

From Kröv via the K63 towards the mountain chapel. Turn right through the vineyards in the direction of the Landal Mont Royal holiday park.


parking space Kordel

Public transit

The starting point is not accessible by public transport.


Wandergebiet Moselregion Traben-Trarbach Kröv


  • Hiking Trail (95%)
  • Street (4%)
  • Path (1%)


This tour is presented by: Moselregion Traben-Trarbach Kröv, Author: Pia Leister-Dauns

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