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Black Forest in spring: experience nature wrapped up warm

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After a mild winter 2019/20 in the Black Forest and all of Germany, many nature lovers are growing again in the desire to hike and travel. The winter jacket quickly moves into the closet to discover the blossoming nature of the forests and fields of our region. In fact, spring is one of the best times to travel to the Black Forest and to be enthusiastic about the awakening of nature year after year. Fun for the whole family that succeeds in any weather with the right clothing.

Experience the new spring close to nature

The temperatures are slowly rising again, and joy increases in the Easter season and the associated holidays. While the Black Forest is a classic starting point for skiers and cross-country skiers in winter, it is mainly those who love hiking again who discover our region from spring. This winter, some die-hard fans of our region had no choice but to swap their skis for hiking and snowshoes.

If you something Enjoy delicious food during Easter you are in good hands in the Black Forest. Not only our active vacationers know how to enjoy a good meal in spring time. Many hotels and inns have specials with rabbit, lamb or vegetarian delicacies ready that either go with the Easter theme or simply want to welcome spring.

Otherwise, the partially untouched nature of our region inspires. For many tourists it is an unusual spectacle to experience the development of nature in a low mountain range. Many native trees, shrubs and plants can only be found in our climate and make walking or hiking through our region a real journey of discovery.

The right travel wardrobe in your luggage

In order for you to experience a successful trip through spring in the Black Forest, there are a few practical things to consider. Although the temperatures are rising gradually, a few cool days or frost at night cannot be ruled out. You should therefore continue to travel through our region with winter tires in March or April so that you can get over all the hills safely.

When it comes to travel clothing, you should strike the right balance between winter and summer clothing. Long-sleeved clothes for the transitional period that you can wear in several layers allow you to quickly adapt to changing weather conditions. Hats, scarfs & Co. should continue to be firm companions in spring, not just on the Feldberg a powerful wind is still blowing. Weatherproof footwear for your hikes is also a must.

Now is the best time to equip yourself for your next spring trip to the Black Forest. Many shops are currently reducing their winter goods to make room for summer fashion. This also applies to clothing in the transition period, which you can use and combine flexibly on vacation. You can also save a few euros with discounts on the well-known voucher platforms, for example with a Zalando Lounge voucher at voucher collectors.

Link culture and nature in spring

Our final travel tip for spring: Neither culture nor nature are our spring highlight, but both together. You will find it in many places Buildings in nature and tranquil cities with which you can combine your natural travel preferences with structural features. Whether it's the dome cathedral in St. Blasien or a trip to Lake Constance and the flower island of Mainau - in spring snow and black ice no longer slow you down on day trips.