Hiking in the Taunus
Because of its attractive routes for beginners and advanced hikers, the region around Hohenstein in the Taunus is very popular amongst passionate hiking enthusiasts. We have been pleased to assemble a small survey with information, possibilities and our most popular three tour tips for you. You will also find the matching Runtastic route here.
Route tip no. 1: Go hiking on a picturesque section of the Limes hiking trail which is close to the hotel – approx. 5 km / 1.5 hours.
You don’t have to travel far. Here you will also find the perfect setting for a short trip or local recreation.
Geocaching in the Taunus – Go on a hike including a digital treasure hunt
Besides conventional hiking, there is also a more “adventurous” way to get to know the Taunus region: geocaching. This is the modern scavenger hunt and the world’s largest treasure hunt. It offers a lot of fun for young and old people and can be done at any time of the year.
Try geocaching! There are more than 1.607 Geocaches nearby Hohenstein. You do need a navigation device and/or a smartphone with a geocaching app.
Get your own app on: www.geocaching.com
Here you will find an instruction for beginners: a small brochure for geocaching.
Travel snacks for your time-out break
You can take a rest wherever you like to and we will provide you with snacks. Before you start, you can pick up a Hofgut rucksack in the courtyard at our Limesbüdchen, which we will fill according to your wishes. The Hofgut team wishes you a pleasant tour and a good meal!
Our most popular 3 hiking tours near Hohenstein
Would you like to get to know the most beautiful places in the Taunus while hiking? These three tour tips will take you to picturesque natural treasures, cultural landmarks and other highlights of our region.
Route no.: 1 – circular hiking trail along the Limes
The Limes circular trail leads from the Georgenthal estate near Hohenstein via Taunusstein and back to the estate.
Route No. 2 – Zugmantel Fort
This route leads along the Limes World Heritage Site to the old Roman guard tower at Fort Zugmantel in Taunusstein. The Limes Cicerones also offer guided tours along this route.
Route No. 3 – Römersberg
Starting at Hofgut Georgenthal, take a circular route via Hennethal up to the Römerberg – and back again to the Hofgut.
Have fun while hiking ♥ – Your Hofgut Georgenthal Team