3 - 4
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Start and finish of the tour are in Viechtach at the hiking car park P1 in Bierfeldstraße.
The tour leads from Viechtach via Rugenmühle, Pirka and Gröllerhaus to Höllensteinsee.
From there it goes on to Ruhmannsdorf, Steinhof and via Tresdorf and watches back to Viechtach.
The varied route leads through meadows and forests along the Black Rain and offers wonderful views of the Bavarian Forest Mountains.
Shortly before Viechtach on the Wacht, a wonderful view of the quartz rock of the Große Pfahls, a unique geotope in Bavaria, opens up on the way back.
Shortly before you reach the car park, you also pass the Gesellschafs Brauerei Viechtach.
There are plenty of parking spaces at the starting and finishing points.