Welcome in
a holiday home to remember

Kahler Asten

Kahler Asten

Welcome to Kahler Asten! A mountain peak in the Sauerland region of Germany, located near Winterberg. It is the third-highest mountain in the region, with an elevation of 841 meters above sea level. The area is popular for its beautiful landscapes and outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, and mountain biking. There are numerous restaurants near the mountain peak where you can enjoy local dishes. We would be happy to tell you more about what you can see and experience on this mountain peak.


The Weather Station

Kahler Asten is one of the most famous mountains in Germany. This mountain peak is often mentioned in weather reports because of the weather station located there. This weather station provides information about the weather conditions in the region, including temperature, air pressure, precipitation, and wind direction. Next to the station, you will find the Astentoren, a 20-meter-high observation tower that offers a spectacular panoramic view of the surroundings. For just one euro, you can climb the tower, which has a total of 117 steps, and enjoy the view from the observation deck at the top. Adjacent to the tower is a restaurant where you can enjoy local dishes and drinks.


Hiking Trails in Kahler Asten

The mountain peak is a popular destination for hiking. There are various hiking trails in Kahler Asten, ranging in difficulty and length. You can enjoy beautiful landscapes and breathtaking views from the top of the mountain. The heathland (Hochheide) is a popular attraction that can be easily explored during a relaxed 1.2-kilometer walk. We also recommend the Kahler Asten Steig. The starting and ending point of this 16-kilometer-long route is Westfield. During this hike, you will cross the Rothaarsteig, pass by the source of the Lenne River, and enjoy a magnificent view of the Hochsauerland, also known as the land of a thousand mountains.


Winter Sports

This mountain peak is also visited frequently in winter. Due to its proximity to Winterberg, it is extremely popular among winter sports enthusiasts. The ski area in Kahler Asten features a beautiful landscape with picturesque mountains and vast forests. Not experienced on skis? No problem. This area offers a variety of slopes for both beginners and experienced skiers.



In need of a hearty meal after your hike? There are plenty of restaurants and cafes available in the vicinity of Kahler Asten. For a casual dining experience, we recommend Berggasthof. It's a simple restaurant suitable for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or would you prefer a more upscale restaurant? Then visit Landfein Genusswirtschaft Winterberg. It is known for its delightful culinary experience and cozy atmosphere. Enjoy a wide range of delicious dishes with an emphasis on regional specialties.

Many restaurants offer local dishes such as schnitzel, currywurst, and other German specialties. And of course, don't forget to try a good German beer!


Rent a Holiday Cottage

Are you considering spending the night on the top of the mountain in the Sauerland region of Germany? At Welcome.in, you can rent a holiday cottage in Kahler Asten that meets your expectations and those of your companions. Whether you want to be right at the top or prefer to be among the trails, it's all possible. Check out our extensive selection of cottages in Kahler Asten here.

Main Keyword: kahler-asten Meta Title: Kahler Asten: The Highest Mountain Peak in Sauerland | Welcome.in Meta Description: Explore the mountain peak Kahler Asten in Sauerland. Enjoy breathtaking views and delicious local dishes. Rent your holiday cottage at Welcome.in.