History and Nature Trail

Flora & Fauna

The beginning of the 3 km long trail is opposite the Altena castle and it leads to the circular Altenaer Höhen route. Plaques with information provide details with regard to the flora and fauna.


Along the way you will find information about the regional history and nature. Trees, foresters and the mining of charcoal are the themes that will be introduced.


Special hiking tours and project leaning by building nest boxes or insect hotels are offered for school classes, with pupils of all ages. Booking: Karl-Heinz Tacke: 02352/3934 (only in german)