The drachenfels is situated in Baden-Wurttemberg
Starting from Köningswinter,
the drachenfels ascent is 1.71 km long. Over this distance, you climb 221 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 12.9 %.
The maximum slope is 23 %.
Stories, information and comments from drachenfels climbers
Story by lieven.groffen from antwerp, Belgium, submitted on 19/10/2011
This thing is a killer the first bit goes but when you eneter the real climb the percentage goes to over 20% and stays there until you are at the top. It is only 1.7km but you get no air and your legs are exploding. tough climb