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World’s Longest Treetop Walkway is Shaped Like a Giant Egg!

Posted By Tafline Laylin On November 18, 2012 @ 12:01 am In Architecture,carousel showcase,Gallery | 2 Comments

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The Bavarian Forest National Park bills the massive tree top walkway [1] as “riskless adventure” since users are protected by a wooden fence and transparent nets. But for those who like a little adrenalin in their lives, a series of wooden and rope bridges along with other fun challenges are available at three different stations along the way to the top.

Once visitors reach the summit of the egg-shaped structure, which has a grade of no more than 6% and is topped with a flat platform, they are treated to immense views of the mountains of Lusen and Rachel along with the Bavarian and Bohemian forests. And on a really clear day, it is even possible to catch a peek at the northern alps [2]. With a reasonable entrance fee of just €8 for adults, this destination is definitely worth a gander.

+ Bavarian Forest National Park [3]

Via Inthralld [4]

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[1] tree top walkway: http://inhabitat.com/tree-adventure-is-a-high-flying-walkway-with-a-giant-bird-nest/

[2] northern alps: http://inhabitat.com/dome-dotted-eco-resort-is-a-winter-wonderland-in-the-swiss-alps/

[3] + Bavarian Forest National Park: http://www.baumwipfelpfad.by/bwp_en/index.php

[4] Inthralld: http://inthralld.com/2012/11/144-foot-spiraling-german-tree-tower-walk/

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