Gastlandschaften Rheinland-Pfalz


Holidays in the Westerwald region: Hiking, nature and much more

Westerwald Touristik Service
Kirchstraße 48a
56410 Montabaur

Tel. +49 (0) 2602/3001 - 0
Fax +49 (0) 2602/947325

Themenweg Ton | Boden

The theme trail TON with its two 11 km long hiking trails "Theme trail TON Red" and "Theme trail TON Blue" allows insights into the hidden treasures of the southern Westerwald. In the clay pits near Boden, Niederahr, Moschheim and Ruppach-Goldhausen you will find the raw materials for the famous Westerwald salt glaze ceramics and countless other products made of clay.

Numerous information and theme boards explain interesting facts about the subject of clay, for example:

-Clay minerals and clays

-History of the clay in Westerwald

-bell shafts, shafts and draw-ways

-clay products

-Recultivation and biotopes


Further information can be obtained from the Tourist Information in Montabaur at

This text was translated with the translation program "Deepl".

You can reach us at:

Großer Markt 12
56410 Montabaur

Phone(0049) 2602 9502780

Themenweg Ton (Foto: Verbandsgemeinde Montabaur, Quelle: Tourist-Information Montabaur)
Arrival by train - Anreiseformular