Gare de St Amarin - gite du Belacker (par le Hirchbachkopf)
Distance (in km) 8.4
Elevation gain + (in m) 622
Elevation loss - (in m) 59
Length (3.5 km/h) 2h25
The glacier mills of Saint-Amarin are due to the rapid melting of the glaciers (in the last ice age about 12 to 13 thousand years ago). Waterfalls dug progressively holes into the rock. The ice in the holes often remains up to mid-May....
In the vicinity of Vogelstein, rocky headlands located at 1 181m above sea reveal the Belacker Inn. The terrace of the establishment offers a view of the valley of Saint-Amarin and of the highest peaks of the Massif des Vosges, the Gra...