Ascent of Wurmberg on 2020-07-22
|Date:||Wednesday, July 22, 2020|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||3186 ft / 971 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI slept in my car at the parking, because all the campsites in the Harz area were completely packed, and in general the area really busy (too busy!). This meant I could start my walk at 0600, an excellent decision as I saw noone for the first 16km, and by the time I was descending Brocken, the groups were starting to pour in (or train in as also possible to Brocken summit). The routes between the parking, Wurmberg, Brocken etc are numerous, and all well marked and well kept. The area is extremely developed for all levels of tourist, so those seeking quiet nature, avoid these 2 summits! Lovely area for wandering in general though, and quiet off the main routes.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||584 ft / 178 m|
| Gain on way in:||584 ft / 178 m|
| Distance:||16.9 mi / 27.2 km|
| Start Trailhead:||Oderbruck parking 2602 ft / 793 m|
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