Bambesch, Kockelscheuer and Hamm forests

Do you know that the City of Luxembourg offers beautiful walks and fitness trails in its communal forests, in the immediate vicinity of the city?

Bambesch forest

North of the city of Luxembourg, accessible by the Muhlenbach district, the municipal forest of Bambësch offers a large space of greenery and relaxation for all Luxembourg residents.

Many hiking trails or nature discovery are offered to walkers and clearly marked for courses from 4.6 to 7.5 km. Departures are located on bus line 21 at Rollingergrund or line 275 to Kopstal.

For the more athletic ones, a health course is available on 2.7 km with 18 tackles, and a cross course of 5.5 km. The departure is located near the parking of Bambesch Leisure Center, Rue de Bridel.

The Bambësch Sports Center has a wonderful playground, a tennis club and a football field. Cloakrooms and showers are free!

Kockelscheuer forest

For the Kockelscheuer area, the main access is near the  ice rink of the same name (line 18 of the bus). Browse the woods on foot or even mountain bike. The trail at the edge of the pond is suitable for strollers. There are barbecue and picnic areas and a small playground. A 2.75 km fitness trail awaits you with 14 apparatus.

Hamm and Bonnevoie sector

In the sector of Hamm and Bonnevoie, you will find several walks including Circuit Godchaux of 2km, witness of the industrial past of Luxembourg. By following it, you will discover in the hollow of the Valley of the Alzette, from Bonnevoie to Hamm, the industrial past of Luxembourg. Among others, you can see Villa Godchaux, the Atelier Schlaifmillen and the former working class neighborhoods of Rue Godchaux.

The circuit de l’Ecureuil proposes 5.3 km with departure near the crematorium of Hamm and the circuit du Tilleul 6.9 km with starting points located on the lines 5 or 6 of bus side Bonnevoie, on the line of bus n ° 15 Hamm side, line 7 or 29 Pulvermühl side. Two courses of 2.9 km (18 apparatus) and 2.6 km (13 apparatus) are also available on the Bonnevoie side for the 1st and Cents / Neudorf for the 2nd one.

More information on VDL website.

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