Kalmit

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Kalmit
The Kalmit

The Kalmit

Height673 m above sea level (2,208 ft)
LocationPfälzerwald (Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany)
RangeHaardt
Coordinates49°19′8″N 8°4′58″E / 49.31889°N 8.08278°E / 49.31889; 8.08278Coordinates: 49°19′8″N 8°4′58″E / 49.31889°N 8.08278°E / 49.31889; 8.08278
RockBunter Sandstone
RemarksHighest peak in the Palatine Forest
 
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Kalmit
The Kalmit

The Kalmit

Height673 m above sea level (2,208 ft)
LocationPfälzerwald (Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany)
RangeHaardt
Coordinates49°19′8″N 8°4′58″E / 49.31889°N 8.08278°E / 49.31889; 8.08278Coordinates: 49°19′8″N 8°4′58″E / 49.31889°N 8.08278°E / 49.31889; 8.08278
RockBunter Sandstone
RemarksHighest peak in the Palatine Forest

Kalmit is the highest peak in the low-mountain region Palatinate Forest in Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. It is located 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) south of the city Neustadt an der Weinstraße.

The Kalmit attracts tourists due to many hiking trails leading to its summit, a restaurant near the summit, a good view on the Palatinate wine region and outstanding rock formations in the forests.

Rock formations in the forests on mount Kalmit