Mine pond, maiden pit and mud ponds

Iron ore mining around Homberg/Deckenbach.

Former plant (from 1935, burned down in 1948) (Source: B. Reiss)

New development of the building (demolished ca. 1969) (Source: B. Reiss)

The Geopark would like to draw your attention to a guided hike to the former operating sites and open-cast mining areas of the Louise union around Homberg/Deckenbach.

When: Sunday, January the 30th, 2022 - Start: 1 pm

Meeting: Sports home of TSG Deckenbach on the K 3126 direction Rabenau.
Cost: adult 4€, family 8€.
Duration: approx. 3 hours for approx. 6.5 km
Option: afterwards drinks and snack in the sports home of the TSG, to be paid separately.

Robust footwear and clothing is absolutely necessary.

The hike is led by geo- and nature park guide Bernd Reiss (Phone +49 (0)6633/5372 or berndreiss1954@gmail.com) who will provide you with further information in advance.
Non-binding registration via the Tourist-Info Homberg/Ohm (Phone +49 (0)6633/184-43) or also at short notice under the above mentioned contact addresses for event organizer Bernd Reiss.

The then current Corona protection measures must be followed!