December is coming to an end. This month populated by long dark and virulent nights. Vanquished by the Light, which appeared in the person of Christkindel, the Hans Trapp resigns himself to signing his defeat. He was driven back to his fortress, the Berwartstein castle, by the inhabitants of Wissembourg, happy with this victory of good over evil.

Guided hike including visits to the tomb of Hans Trapp at the Ste Anne chapel and the Klein Frankreich watchtower, 11 km from Niederschlettenbach (Germany – 12km from Wissembourg) to Berwartstein Castle.

  • Registration at the Tourist Office / Anmeldung beim Verkehrsamt
  • Participation in costs is €10/adult and €7/child under 14 / The Kostenbeteiligung beträgt 10€/Erwachsene und 7€/Kinder (unter 14 years)
  • The meeting time will be communicated to you when you register. / Der Treffpunkt und die Uhrzeit werden Ihnen bei der Anmeldung genannt.
  • Meal taken in the splendid medieval setting of the courtyard of Berwartstein Castle / Long distance hiking of 11 km. Essen im prächtigen Hof der Burg Berwartstein möglich.

Download the registration form for the Hans Trapp hike 2023

To return to : the Alsace Verte Tourist Office – Hiking Hans Trapp – 2, Place du Saumon – 67160 Wissembourg / Tel. : 03 88 94 10 11 / E-mail :