Why venture to far-flung corners of the world when Ochsenkopf
in the Fichtelgebirge (Fichtel Mountains) has so
much to offer.
With locations like Bischofsgrün, Fichtelberg, Mehlmeisel and
Warmensteinach, fun can be had within easy reach! Whether
you are a mountain bike fan or simply wish to chillax - the
region boasts a fantastic and unrivalled open-air sports and
Hikers can linger at unique spots and take in the breathtaking
views down into the valley. Certified hiking paths such
as the Fränkischer Gebirgsweg [Franconian Mountain Path] or
interesting themed paths such as the Jean-Paul Path take the
hiker to the most attractive spots in the region. The health resort
of Bischofsgrün is considered the hiking centre where the hiker
can draw on the experience of 17 certified hiking guides. The
Walderlebniszentrum [Forest Adventure Centre] in Mehlmeisel
is designed for discoverers and offers in enclosure zones a wildlife
park with lynx, red dear and wild boars as well as a discovery trail
linking with 11 stations.
Cyclists of all kinds can enjoy a top-notch cycling experience.
All routes have been designed so that both families with children
as well as practised mountain bikers won‘t be disappointed.
Hire, mount and off ... is the slogan with which guests to
the Ochsenkopf region are invited to hire an electrically powered
And there‘s more: the fun factor in and around Ochsenkopf is
large! Feel the wind rush with a high-speed trip on the summer
toboggan run or in a Deval Kart. Anybody out for an adrenalin
kick won‘t be disappointed on the downhill freeride run, or why
not go on an exciting trip around the high rope course?
Would-be pirates can set out on a thrilling boat trip along the
mysterious granite cliffs on the idyllic Fichtel Lake. Bathing
fun at its best: in Bischofsgrün you can find one of the most
attractive heated outdoor pools in the Fichtelgebirge.
The first zipline park in Germany is just one more reason to
pay the region a visit! Accompanied by trained guides you can
enjoy the forest and unforgettable views in a completely new
way along the southern ski run near the chair lift. After the
mountain trip and following a brief instruction you are now
perfectly secured and ready to start your high speed mountain
descent using 15 steep rope sections - so-called ziplines. You
can catch your breath and gather your thoughts for the next
adrenalin rush at 20-metre high tree platforms. After whizzing
along more than two kilometres along ziplines your rip-roaring
journey ends at the valley station in Fleckl.
Curious? Then find out more about a unique region for leisure
and relaxation – a region that simply makes you feel good and
keen for more: www.erlebnis-ochsenkopf.de