The Waldhusche Hinterhermsdorf is an experience and exhibition area of the National Park. Four networked themed trails show different aspects of the topic "forest".
Distance 2.7 km
The 66-hectare area is operated by the Saxon Switzerland National Park. This attraction got its name from the word "Husche", formerly used by foresters, which referred to a kind of chute on which the wood of freshly cut trees "huschte" ("scampered") from the mountain slopes into the valley. At more than 40 stations, visitors learn a lot of things about natural processes in the forest or forest management in a playful way. The information is prepared in such a way that it is also interesting for children.
The highlights of the Waldhusche include a forest playground, a labyrinth, an underground root path, a bark beetle walk, a climbable spider web and a fox construction slide.
The tour is suitable for children and dogs.Hinterhermsdorf is certified as a family-friendly place and offers many other attractions for a family outing.
AuthorTourismusverband Sächsische Schweiz
Update: July 22, 2022
Safety informationPlease note: in the Saxon Switzerland National Park, only marked trails may be used in the core zone. Fines may be imposed for violations.
Tips and hintsTouristinformation Hinterhermsdorf: phone + 49 (0) 35974 5210
ParkingParking lot at the Buchenparkhalle in Hinterhermsdorf
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