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Raft Canal Route - The Connection of the Elbe and Black Elster Rivers

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The connection of the Elbe and Black Elster rivers
easy
Distance 24.8 km
1:40 h
17 m
24 m
114 m
91 m
The starting point is in Grödel. Follow the path to Glaubitz and discover the nature and forest pool, as well as the sports path in the Glaubitz forest. The trail continues to Radewitz, Marksiedlitz via Streumen and Koselitz. Here you have the opportunity to visit the village church and the Koselitz ponds. Continue past the castle church and the rose garden in Tiefenau. Via Gröditz you reach the destination Elsterwerda.
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Update: October 08, 2021
Difficulty
easy
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Highest point
114 m
Lowest point
91 m
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Tips and hints

Elbe-Röder-Triangle e.V. Regional Management

T.: 035265/51 270

www.elbe-roeder.de 

Start

Grödel (98 m)
Coordinates:
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51.307814, 13.357924
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51°18'28.1"N 13°21'28.5"E
UTM
33U 385543 5685336
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Destination

Elsterwerda

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Public transport

You can reach the starting point with bus line 450 from the direction of Riesa and Großenhain. Alternatively, you can take the train RE 50 from Leipzig and Dresden to the nearby Glaubitz.

Getting there

Use the A4 in Dresden or exit onto the A13 from Berlin. Follow the B98 from Großenhain or the B6 from Meißen or Oschatz to get to the starting point.

Parking

There are several parking possibilities around the starting point in Grödel.

Coordinates

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51.307814, 13.357924
DMS
51°18'28.1"N 13°21'28.5"E
UTM
33U 385543 5685336
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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

© Tourismusverband Elbland Dresden e.V.

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Weatherproof clothing and tool kit recommended

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
24.8 km
Duration
1:40 h
Ascent
17 m
Descent
24 m
Highest point
114 m
Lowest point
91 m
Scenic Linear route Family-friendly

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