Mainfähre Okriftel — Hattersheim am Main, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member prussel
N 50° 03.028 E 008° 30.163
32U E 464398 N 5544360
Quick Description: A small free-moving pedestrian and bicycle ferry between Hattersheim-Okriftel and the Kelsterbach Frorest
Location: Hessen, Germany
Date Posted: 10/22/2012 2:32:01 PM
Waymark Code: WMFHPK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 5

Long Description:

Die Mainfähre Okriftel geht auf das 17. Jhrd. zurück, als der Ort zum protestantischen Gebiet der Grafen zu Isenburg, das südlich des Mains lag, gehörte. Die Okriftel umgebenden Gebiete gehörten zum katholischen Kurmainz.
Die heutige Personenfähre befördert in den Sommermonaten Spaziergegner und Radfahrer zwischen Hattersheim-Okriftel und dem Kelsterbacher Wald.
Betriebszeiten (nur im Sommer):
Samstag, Sonntag, Feiertags: 10:00 - 19:00

The Main ferry Okriftel dates back to the 17th Century as the community was part of the Protestant territory of the Counts of Isenburg, which lay south of the Main. The Okriftel surrounding territories belonged to the Catholic Kurmainz.
Today's passenger ferry transports walkers and cyclists in the summer months between Hattersheim-Okriftel and Kelsterbach Forest.
Operating hours (only in Summer):
Saturday, Sunday, Holidays: 10:00 to 19:00

Body of water served: Main river

Places served:
Hattersheim-Okriftel, Kelsterbacher Wald

Seasonal: yes

Dining room / cafeteria: no

Gift shop: no

Terminal / landing address: Not listed

Hours of operation (non-scheduled ferry service): Not listed

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