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Campingplatz Hochrhön

Camping Hochrhön in Schachen near Gersfeld has fixed pitches on a higher part, well separated from the tourist places. Camping Hochrhön is open all year. There is a ski slope 2 km away. In the area you can also skate in the winter. One has a ski drying room. The campsite has a small restaurant, serving simple meals and snacks. Opportunity to fish at 3 kilometers; horseback riding at the same distance. The daughter of the house is manager and is an enthusiastic rider. She regularly participates in spring events and has a full price range. In particular, the tourist part of the campsite is terrras shaped and has a nice view over the town of Schachen. The campsite also has a number of grass pitches for campers, at a reduced rate. The base rate for a motorhome is € 8, including electricity, but excluding showers. The campsite has its own Gaststätte with a friendly priced card. Possibilities in the area include cross country skiing, hang gliding, hiking and summer tobogganing, climbing, wildlife park, skiing, modern swimming pool.

General information

Opening period
Surface 10 ha
Number of pitches (total) 240
Number of pitches (touristic) 70
Altitude 600 m
Distance to city or village Less than 5 km
Distance to bus 2 km
Route navigation A7 afslag Fulda Sud (93), B27 vanaf Dölbach B279 Gersfeld, borden volgen. Vanaf Würzburg afslag Bad Brückenau/Wildflecken, borden volgen.
Dog(s) allowed Dog(s) allowed
General impression Effective


  • Simple camping
  • Winter sport camping
  • Camping in a quite area
  • Terrace camping (partly)


  • Forest


  • Pitch size (0 min. / 0 max. m2)
  • Electricity (Ampère) (16 min. / 16 max.)
  • Grass field
  • Paved Campsite for Mobilhome
  • Shady pitches possible
  • Parking near the pitch
  • Illuminated area
  • Power connection for caravan / tent
  • Charcoal BBQ allowed

Motorhome pitches

  • Camper care
  • Paved leveled ground (camper)


  • Camping-Gaz available
  • Propane gaz available
  • Small meals/snacks
  • BBQ/grill plate available


  • Effective
  • Lockable washplaces
  • Washbasins with hot water
  • Hot showers
  • Dishwashplace with hot water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Tumble dryer(s) or centrifuge(s)
  • Draining chemical toilet
  • Heated sanitary

At the camping

  • Playground
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding

In the area

  • Hiking trails
  • Cycling possibilities


  • Ski drying room
  • Cross-country skiing possible
  • Ice skating possible
  • Ski slope, on 2.0 km
Campingplatz Hochrhön
Schachen 13
GPS (deg)
N50° 27' 44" E9° 55' 9"
GPS (dms)
N50.46222 E9.91917
Camping size
10 ha
Period open