|River Nekar and the village of Dilsberg in the distance|
Our hike started in Neckargemünd, from were we walked over the hills to Dilsberg, a sleepy village with lovely half-timbered houses.
|Lochmühle - a historic mill|
|City wall of Dilsberg|
|Charming houses in Dilsberg|
|Crossing the Neckar at a lock|
|Neckarsteinach where 4 castles are scattered over the hills|
|We came past 2 of the castles on our way back|
When we were in the middle of the forest, the rain started. We thought maybe we can wait under a tree until it ends but it didn't stop. We had to decide if we return to the last village and take a taxi or continue up the mountain and down the other side to our starting point. In the end we did the later and in the process got very very wet. But it was just water, so no problem ;-)
|Crossing back over the Neckar at Neckargemünd|
|We made it back soaked to the bones|
When leaving from the Neckar we had a strange noise coming from somewhere, most likely the suspension, which got more and more intensive. When we came past a big Mercedes dealer in Sinsheim we stopped and a technician was immediately looking into it. The compound spring needed some greasing and the problem was solved. He didn't even charge us. What a great service!
|Parking for the Night|
|Flower of the Day|