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Sächsische Schweiz - Polenztal

Sachsen  >  Germany

Mountain river with beautiful rock formations within the national Park Sächsische Schweiz.

Added* by Thiemo Karwinkel
Most recent update 18 February 2022
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Description

The Polenztal is located within the national Park Sächsische Schweiz. The Polenz is a small river stream through an almost natural valley. In spring it is famous for the number of flowering spring snowflake ("Märzenbecher"). The river and the valley are the most beautiful and natural habitat for White-throated Dipper and Grey Wagtail. the forest inhabits the typical forest bird species, like Black Woodpecker and Goldcrest.

Details

Access

Walking is the only way possible to explore the Polenz-Valley. Please consider local hiking guides and respect the rules of the national park. The suggested circular walking route on the map is about 9 km long.

Terrain and Habitat

Valley , Mountain , Wetland , Forest

Conditions

Mountainous , Slippery

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

No

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring

Route

Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Strenuous

Accessible by

Foot

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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