Starting in Riedenburg, at St. Anna bridge, you walk along the river promenade, then leave town continuing along the channel. You will soon be able to see Prunn Palace. You are moving through a natural reserve, which features steep ascents as well as a pretty gorge. After a while, oyu get to Einthal, where you finally get to Prunn Palace, one of the most beautiful sights in the region. Hike back downhill through the forest, past Felsenhäusl Museum. Finally, you reach the end of the hike in Essing.
- You're traveling a distance of 6 miles on this moderate trail. The hike is therefore not too long. The average length of all hikes in Bavaria is 28 miles.
- Sturdy hiking boots are recommended on this track. There are places to buy beverages and food along the track. However it’s always recommended to bring enough water and food along with you.
From motorway A9, take the exit towards Altmühltal or Denkendorf. From A3, exit at Parsberg, and from A93 you take exit Abensberg. The federal roads B16, B8, or B299 are also connected to Riedenburg.
You can get buses and trains to Riedenburg from the surrounding cities. For example, get a train to Saal an der Donau or Ingolstadt, and then a bus to your starting point.
You can also travel to Riedenburg by boat on the channel.