Like a pearl that can shimmer in many colors, the nature park municipality has
Herscheid has a colorful spectrum to offer the visitor. It was first mentioned in 1072 as one of the original parishes. The varied and multiform low mountain range landscape with heights from 250 to 663NN (the Nordhelle), thus offers magnificent distant views and is with an excellent network of hiking trails, an ideal for leisure activities. Trips to the nearby reservoirs Verse- or Fürwiggetalsperre, are highly recommended with a hike from here. Herscheid is ideal for a weekend or short vacation stay, as well as for a day trip, due to the numerous sports and recreational opportunities. The popular hiking region is also ideal for extensive cycling and mountain biking tours.