Bad Herrenalb is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts! Hiking, biking, Nordic walking and a wide range of funsports - everyone will find the right activity in the region!

Hiking, biking and Nordic walking

Unspoilt nature, the panoramic Black Forest scenery and an excellent healthy climate ? Bad Herrenalb is the ideal starting point for all your hiking, biking or Nordic walking tours. 

All of the trails are very well sign-posted and invite you to explore the unique surroundings. 

Nordic Walking trails

Four sign-posted Nordic walking trails (from easy to challenging) and Nordic walking classes offer healthy exercise in a healthy climate. 

Hiking trails

Bad Herrenalb offers an extended and well sign-posted network of more than 150 km of hiking trails into the surrounding valleys and up to the Black Forest hilltops - magnificent panoramic views and unforgettable encounters with nature are guaranteed! Information on tours is available at the Tourist Office.


Tour information available at the Tourist Office.
Training park (downhill, pump track, etc.) below the sports field Rotensol "im Wäldle".


For information on bike rental contact:
Rental-Service "Natourlich"
Igelbachstr. 30
76593 Gernsbach
Phone: +49 7224 / 993366

E-Biking and Tours throughout the region

There are also E-Bikes and normal bikes available to rent and a wide range of different tours throughout the region guarantee an unforgettable experience. 

For information on bike rental contact:
Rental-Service "Natourlich"
Igelbachstr. 30
76593 Gernsbach
Phone: +49 7224 / 993366


Sports enthusiasts will enjoy playing tennis and golf or swimming in the forest outdoor swimming pool, adventurers will love geocaching, riverbed hikes, climbing or even paragliding.

Winter sports 

In winter, when there is enough snow, the region turns into a paradise for all winter sports enthusiasts: snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, downhill skiing or sledging down the slopes: it is all great fun! Or are you looking for something really different? A husky sled ride through the winter wonderland of the Gaistal valley followed by cheese fondue is an unforgettable experience!

Cross-country skiing

Cross-country ski trails at "Talwiese" in the "Oberes Gaistal" valley, in Rotensol and Neusatz, sometimes also in Bernbach and – weather conditions permitting – also at "Schweizer Wiese". Access to the Northern Black Forest long-distance trail.

Ski lift

There is a small ski-run at "Talwiese" in the "Oberes Gaistal" valley and in the village of Neusatz.

For more information please contact the tourist office:
Tourismusbüro Bad Herrenalb
Rathausplatz 11
76332 Bad Herrenalb
Phone: 07083/5005 55