The Batter cliffs close to Baden-Baden belong to the most beautiful climbing areas in Germany. Routes for every level of difficulty can be climbed there. Outdoor Sport climbing is possible all yaer round there. For further information and climbing courses visit

Cross-country skiing

The whole northen and central parts of the Black Forest are perfect for extensive cross-country tours. 120 kilometers of cross-country skiing trail await you when the snow conditions are good. There are many attractive tracks for cross-country skating as well. For more information visit

Paragliding at Merkur

The airfield Merkur in Baden-Baden exsists since 2002. With an altitude difference of 400 meters, mountain cable cars as well as a clean starting and landing field, is one of the nicest aviation areas in the central mountains. Visit for all further information.

Hot air ballooning between the Black Forest and the Vosges mountains

Whoever would like to experience the world from above in a more relaxed manner, books a ride in a hot air balloon. This takes place over: forests, lakes, rivers, vineyards, and picturesque villages. The wind alone determines landing place and flight rout. Contact: