The ways of the Iron – geopoetic hike through the old opencast mines

Sunday, 18 September 2022

During this hike we will explore the landscapes of the ancient iron mines around Rumelange. Remains of the past, red rocks and the vast area of the Léiffrächen canyon will inspire us with a geographical story that will change our perception of the territory, its past and the future. With readings from the book «Rocklines – a geopoetic journey through the Minett UNESCO Biosphere».

Hike of 10 km, for people with a minimum of fitness. Provide good walking shoes and a snack on the go along the way. Not suitable for children under 10 years old.

Tour in Luxembourgish with reading of excerpts in French.

Departure 10.00 am  at the reception of MNM, return to 2.00 pm

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