Surroundings & activities

The Black Forest Lodge is situated in Igelsberg in the middle of the Black Forest and it offers various possibilites to nature lovers, sports enthusiasts as well as people seeking peace and quiet.

Igelsberg is a community of 250 inhabitants, located around 10 km north of Freudenstadt. The place is idylically situated on a sunny hill, surrounded by fields, meadows and woods. The well-developed and signposted network of trails starts in front of the door and invites to long walks, hikes or runs. Thanks to the many cycling paths, bikers and mountain bikers will enjoy their time as well. Only around 3 km away, you can find the Nagoldtalsperre, a popular local recreation area with bathing possibilites. In the wintertime, you can practise (cross-country) skiing, a cross-country ski trail starts in close proximity to the lodge. In the nearby national park (Nationalpark Nordschwarzwald), nature and the forest can be explored in a very special way.

Freudenstadt has a lot to offer as well. The town ofers some attractions, such as the largest market place in Germany. Many shops in the arcades around the place invite visitors to stroll, various cafés and restaurants to rest.

Thanks to its location in the middle of the northern Black Forest, larger cities such as Baden-Baden or the French Alsace can be explored by car.