In the Nordic Walking Park Alsbach-Ill a total of three routes start at the Bergmannskreuz (miner’s cross) in Marpingen at the Exelberg hill. One easy, one medium and one advanced route are signposted and are at a height of between 353 – 414 m above sea level. The routes mainly lead through nearly natural woodlands. But during the walk there are some fine views to enjoy in the direction of the Schaumberg mountain.
A lot of deciduous forest, cultural monuments / burial mounds, beautiful wide views of Urexweiler and Schaumberg, food available at the dog-training course Urexweiler, a very scenic stretch with wonderful views, Bärenbest shelter open year-round
A circuit through the Härtelwald forest, along the headwaters of the site of the Adoration of Mary
Along the headwaters of the site of the Adoration of Mary, a scenic route with great views towards Schaumberg. Past the Celtic burial mounds, the “Bärenbest” shelter open all year-round