Main trail X 28 is GPS hike of the month Beselich, July 22, 2011. Hike of the month the GPS Hiking Atlas presents the Graf-Engelbert way through the Bergisches Land Germany in July. The main hiking trail starts in Hattingen and travels Schladern Schwelm, Radevormwald, Wipperfurth to the Siegfall. Sunday (July 24) until the next Saturday (July 30) the GPS Hiking Atlas published by the tour in six stages on the page. The land between the victory in the South, the Rhine River in the West and the Ruhr in the North was from the 11th century until the end of the Holy Roman Empire in 1806 in the possession of the counts and Dukes of Berg, who resided first in Altenberg, then in Castle, and from 1380 with appointment to the Duchy in Dusseldorf.
Count Engelbert, who led the duties as Archbishop of Cologne during his tenure for the living in Italy Emperor Friedrich II. in Germany was one of the most important rulers in the Bergisches Land. The people adored him as a Saint, earning him the epithet of Engelbert, the Holy. 1225 Engelbert was murdered. The culprit: Friedrich von Isenberg. Friedrich von Isenberg resided in the Isenburg high over the Ruhr in Hattingen.
The Isenburg is also one of the first objectives of the Graf-Engelbert-way controls. It continues over the half-timbered village of old Schee Schwelm and then the upper Bergische Radevormwald. On the tourist Bevertalsperre and the still romantic Neyetalsperre along the X leads 28 according to Wang, the oldest city in the Bergisches Land. Engelskirchen past is funnels oath then that down in the Sieg Valley to the Siegfall at Schladern. The entire tour and the individual stages of the Graf-Engelbert pathway are presented in small reports. The routes are drawn in an interactive map and as GPS data in the form of so-called GPX tracks are downloaded from the Internet free of charge. The walking Atlas Germany is an editorial offering that focuses specifically on the needs of trip tourists, hikers and day guests. The combination of useful facts about attractions with concrete To explore the sights on foot, the excursion guide has become an indispensable source of information in the Internet tour suggestions. Who wants to do something in the region in the short term, is a very finely structured and practical planning guide in the walking Atlas Germany. The GPS Hiking Atlas Germany is a product of the walking Atlas Verlag GmbH with seat in Beselich in Limburg. The company was founded in April 2010, nationwide to day-trippers and hikers, and independent information for tours to sights and attractions. Currently there is the GPS Hiking Atlas for the hiking areas of Sauerland, Westerwald and Taunus, Oberhessen, Bergisches Land. In the Sauerland and the Bergisches Land the GPS Hiking Atlas cooperates with the Sauerland Mountain Association (SGV), to present the most beautiful hiking tours on the Internet. Contact: hiking Atlas Verlag GmbH Steinbacher Strasse 24 65614 Beselich a free information service of walking Atlas Verlag GmbH. target group are which is hiking Atlas Germany Walkers and excursion guests who want to spend a day in the fresh air. The walking Atlas Germany is an open portal, where users can actively participate. Core topics include tours, destinations and attractions.