TREEHUNTERS BLOG

The park to Cabel - an autumn hike

In the south of Brandenburg, in the district of Oberspreewald-Lausitz, near the city of Calau, at the foot of the so called "Calauer Schweiz" (Calau Switzerland) is the small park of Cabel. Kind of an anniversary for us, 20 years ago we had visited the remarkable...

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An autumn hiking tour to the Hohe Rott near Nennhausen

By local train it is less than one hour from the city center of Berlin to the station of the village of Nennhausen. Going out and up onto the Hohe Rott (High Rott). Old and less known oaks and the solitude of the woods. Back to the village...

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A sad sight

The famous Napoleons oak in the small city of Calau has been nearly completely deprived of its crown. Merely by chance we discovered what had happened last week, when, at the end of a bicycle tour on Saturday 23rd through the southern parts of Brandenburg, we came to see this tree ag...

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Treehunting an island

In the south of the island of Rügen, around the villages Putbus, Pastitz, Lauterbach and Wreechen, stand the most beautiful, strongest and oldest oaks of Rügen. They can be hiked and experienced also only by public transport, even on weekends, without using an environmental...

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An oak hike in the Fürstenberger Werder

In northern Brandenburg lies the Fürstenberger Werder a historical landscape which belonged to Mecklenburg from 1348 to 1950 (WIKIPEDIA 2019). A beautiful and densely wooded landscape, which invites you to hikes and bike tours, and in which many strong old...

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