Bavarian Forest National Park

The Bavarian Forest or Bayerischer Wald is a mountainous region on the -Czech border in . This ancient forest is the largest protected forest area of Central Europe and both the woods and the mountain range that forms its backbone stretch well into the Czech Republic and .

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Summit
The Großer Rachel or Great Rachel is a mountain, 1,452 m above sea level ; it is the second highest summit in the Bavarian Forest and after the and the highest mountain in the . is situated 2½ km south of Bavarian Forest National Park. Photo: High Contrast, CC BY 3.0 de.

Summit
Kleiner Rachel is a mountain of , . is situated 2½ km southwest of Bavarian Forest National Park.

Water feature
Rachelsee is a lake in the Bavarian Forest, , . is situated 3 km south of Bavarian Forest National Park. Photo: High Contrast, CC BY 3.0 de.

Nature reserve
is situated 4 km east of Bavarian Forest National Park. Photo: vigor, CC BY 2.0.

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