Operated huts and cabins in the Palatinate Forest

Without the Palatinate hikers' huts, the Palatinate Forest would be nowhere near as welcoming, least of all for all the hikers who drop in at them. A Palatinate institution, partly run by volunteers from the Palatinate Forest Society or by the Friends of Nature Society, where a dish of hearty food awaits you: "Saumagen" (stuffed pig's stomache), liver dumplings, homemade Palatinate sausages or a hearty stew.

Dernbacher Haus | Dernbach

How you can find us: Exit the B10 at Queichhambach and drive to Dernbach. Exit Dernbach in the north and turn right. There you drive on a steep road into the Palatinate Forest.

Gaststätte "Stilles Tal" | Elmstein

The restaurant "Stilles Tal" is located in the middle of the Palatinate Forest. If you like it a little quiet and secluded, this is the right place for you. You can enjoy fresh fish and game [...]

Hotel-Restaurant "Waldschlössel" | Elmstein

The "Waldschlössel" guesthouse is idyllically situated in the Palatinate Forest. Not far from Johanniskreuz, you can enjoy regional specialities and Palatinate hospitality here. 

Naturfreundehaus Kohlbachtal | Elmstein

The Kohlbachtal Nature Friends House is located in the middle of the Palatinate Forest, in a side valley of the Elmstein Valley, 297 metres above sea level. The house is an ideal hiking [...]