• Ausblick vom Helfenstein
    Ausblick vom Helfenstein Photo: Landkreis Göppingen
  • 3_Albtraufgänger_c LRA GP
    3_Albtraufgänger_c LRA GP Photo: Hausener Wand c_Landratsamt Göppingen
  • Aussicht auf das Donautal
    Aussicht auf das Donautal Photo: Claudia Stalze, Outdooractive Editors
  • Donautal mit Burg Werenwang Photo: Reinhart Heidenreich, Community
  • Beuron Photo: Reinhart Heidenreich, Community
  • Bocksteinhöhle Photo: Alb-Donau-Kreis Tourismus
  • Donautal Photo: Reinhart Heidenreich, Community
  • Steg über die Donau Photo: Reinhart Heidenreich, Community
  • Die Teufelsbrücke Photo: Claudia Stalze, Outdooractive Editors
  • Panoramaweg Streuobst in Blüte Photo: C. Stalze, Stadt Mössingen

Hikes in the Swabian Alb region

In total there are about 4,964 hikes for you to discover within the region of Schwäbische Alb. To get a first glimpse of what’s awaiting outdoor enthusiasts like you in Schwäbische Alb, we created a short highlight list:
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The best hikes in the Swabian Alb region


On the route around Seeburg we experience the scenic diversity of the Uracher Ermstal valleys. Balmy mixed forests, juniper meadows and wildly romantic gorges make the hike a locals favorite.


First pure nature, taking in forests, cave and rock formations and ending with a fabulous view over the town of Bad Urach.


The Hohenwittlingensteig route takes us on a journey into another time. Along the nearly seven-kilometer circular route we see orchards and shaded forests; visit ruins and caves and wander through impressive gorges.

Hohenurachsteig Bad Urach

The most prominent landmark of Bad Urach, the ruined castle of Hohenurach, is certainly the highlight of this route, however the stunning views of the cliffs ‘Hanner Felsen’ and the pathways through lush mixed forests complete the hiking experience and are more than worth the effort.

Rotwild Tour

Sehr schoene Runde, informativ und... man sieht die Tiere... top fuer Kindern. Mit Kinderwage ist keine Umrundung moeglich aber sonst sehr gut erreichbar.

Vilotel Volkmarsberg Schmiedefelsen Kochersprung

A walk from the Vilotel in Oberkochen up to the Volkmarsberg (Fairly steep start) - Followed by a loop through the wooded areas past two "Schachten" in the woodlands.  Then onwards to a view point along the track, and eventually off track to the Schmiedefelsen (A rock outcrop) which has ...

Jubiläumsweg: Bad Ditzenbach-Gosbach-Auendorf

Die Tour führt uns die Burgsteige hoch zur Ruine Hiltenburg. Danach wandern wir auf Waldwegen durch das Hiltental nach Gosbach.Dort steigen wir den Leimberg hoch zur Kreuzkapelle (747 Meter) mit einer fantastischen Aussicht ins Obere Filstal.

Hohenneuffen Short Hike

Round hike to Hohenneuffen, this hike includes a lovely visit to the Hohenneuffen ruins, restaurant and hawk museum. Not a hard hike, very family friendly.

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