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Bergwerksweg

Bicycle Ride · Dresden Elbland
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  • Bergwerksweg
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    Photo: Grille, Gramann
  • / Bergwerksweg
    Photo: Hans Jochen Gramann
  • / Bergwerksweg Skulptur
    Photo: Hans Jochen Gramann
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 On the tracks of kaolin and clay mining
moderate
Distance 8.6 km
0:45 h
212 m
111 m
Explore the show mine on the 200-year history of kaolin and clay mining in Mehren. In addition, the former train station in Löthain is worth seeing.
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Author
Dresden Elbland Redaktion
Update: October 08, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
230 m
Lowest point
100 m
Best time of year
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Tips and hints

Tourism Association Elbland Dresden e.V.

T.: 03521/76350

www.dresden-elbland.de 

Start

Zehren (99 m)
Coordinates:
DD
51.197333, 13.407124
DMS
51°11'50.4"N 13°24'25.6"E
UTM
33U 388706 5672975
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Destination

Löthain

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

You can reach Zehren with bus line 416 from Meißen, 445 from Riesa and 446 from Meißen and Riesa.

From the end point of the tour in Löthain you have the possibility to take bus line 422 in the direction of Meißen.

Getting there

Anfahrt über  A4 in Dresden nutzen oder auf A13 aus Richtung Berlin abfahren. Folgen Sie der S88 aus Richtung Riesa oder Meißen um an den Startpunkt zu gelangen. Sie können auch mit dem Bus (Linie +416,445,446)  bis zur Haltestelle Zehren, Bürgerhaus. Mit dem Bus (Linie 422) Haltestelle Löthain,Dorfplatz können Sie das Ziel ganz unkompliziert verlassen.

Parking

There are enough parking facilities around the starting point.

Coordinates

DD
51.197333, 13.407124
DMS
51°11'50.4"N 13°24'25.6"E
UTM
33U 388706 5672975
w3w 
///wooed.calm.swiftest
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Broschüre: 35 Radrouten Genuss- Radwandern Herausgeber: Dresden Marketing GmbH;

© Tourismusverband Elbland Dresden e.V.

Author’s map recommendations

"Meißen und Umgebung - Lommatzscher Pflege, Riesa, Oschatz, Döbel", Hrsg: Sachsen Kartographie GmbH Dresden, ISBN 978-3-89591-145-3

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Equipment

Weatherproof clothing recommended

Basic Equipment for Bike Riding

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass

Technical Equipment for Bike Riding

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.6 km
Duration
0:45 h
Ascent
212 m
Descent
111 m
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