Hiking trail Ettelbruck – Lultzhausen

Route description

The hike starts at the train station of Ettelbruck. During the whole walk, we follow the youth hostels trail. We leave Ettelbruck and walk in the direction of Oberfeulen.We enter an elongated valley and reach the ‘Karelsbour’, a former wash house with a plaque commemorating Carlo Hemmer, the patron of the Luxembourg youth hostels. At Eschdorf, we descent into the valley of the Sûre and arrive at the reservoir lake. The youth hostel Lultzhausen is located on the waterfront of this lake.

Tour information

  • Distance: 25 km
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Difficulty: 4/5
  • Difference of level: uphill: 510 m; downhill: 380 m

Maps for the journey

To do this tour, we recommend the use of topographical maps from the land registry('A.C.T'):

  • ACT MAP R2 1:20 000
  • ACT MAP R3 1:20 000

Link to the detailed map on Geoportail Luxembourg: http://g-o.lu/3/6fSH?

Start and arrival of the hiking tour

Youth hostel Lultzhausen
N 49° 54.540' E 005° 53.386'
20, an der Driicht
L-9666 Lultzhausen
T. (+352) 26 27 66 600
F. (+352) 26 27 66 630


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06.04.2019 - 29.09.2019

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