© Stephan Junghanß, Tourismusverband Sächsische Schweiz

Malerweg, Stage 4: From Altendorf to Neumannmühle (official version TV Saxon Switzerland)

At a glance

  • Start: Altendorf
  • Destination: Neumannmühle
  • Difficult
  • 18,35 km
  • 7 hours 15 minutes
  • 553 m
  • 435 m
  • 133 m

Challenging hike through the Saxon Switzerland National Park, partly steep ladders, 464 meters in altitude, refreshments available in the Kirnitzschtal valley.Please note the temporary detour: https://www.saechsische-schweiz.de/wanderungen/temporaere-umleitung-malerweg-etappe-4-altendorf-ostrauer-muehle-stand-280823   Current information:    From August 29 to probably September 15, the Zeughausweg will be closed from the Sandloch | Jordanweg junction to the Wilde Hölle junction. A detour can be made via Wilde Hölle (challenging) or Jordanweg (less challenging alternative).From September 7 to probably September 21, extensive traffic safety work (tree felling) will be carried out on the Mühlweg between the Ostrauer Mühle campsite and Liebenweg. The hiking trail is closed. Alternative: Flößersteig - Butterweg - Elbleitenweg (hike is significantly longer).

Altendorf - Dorfbachklamm - Kirnitzschtal - Flößersteig - Ostrauer Mühle - Mühlweg- Bauweg - Elbleitenweg - Schrammsteine - Jägersteig oder Wildschützensteig - Schrammsteingratweg - Schrammsteinaussicht - Zurückesteig - Kleiner Dom - Sandloch - Zeughausweg - Unterer Affensteinweg - Lichtenhainer Wasserfall - Kuhstall - Neuer Wildenstein - Neumannmühle

GPS Daten aktualisiert 2021

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  • Unknown (80%)
  • Street (1%)
  • Hiking trail (7%)
  • Path (12%)


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