Kneiff, Luxembourg

Prominence: 55 m, 180 ft

Elevation: 560 meters, 1837 feet

True Isolation: 0.28 km, 0.18 mi
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)50° 9' 26'' N, 6° 2' 13'' E
50.1573, 6.03697 (Dec Deg)
288359 E 5560324 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
CountryLuxembourg (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceClervaux (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 166
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 154)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-04-20 by Lee Newton
     2010-08-07 by Eric Gilbertson
     2011-07 by Tom Milliard
     2012-04-07 by Rickard Colliander
     2012-10-20 by Piotr Kaczynski
     2013-07-16 by Howe Siang Tan (GPS Track)
     2013-08-31 by Father Pancake
     2014-07-09 by Caj Svensson
     2015-03-21 by Mark Brace
     2015-04-03 by Volker Lisiewicz (GPS Track)
     2015-08-30 by James Stone
     2015-10-07 by Lee Humphries
     2015-12-29 by Ruud van den Boom (GPS Track)
     2017-04-27 by Norbert Schaefer
     2017-07-12 by Tony Jenkins
     2018-04-29 by Balazs Antal
     2018-06-30 by David Gambone
     2018-07-02 by Craig Burkhart (GPS Track)
     2019-07-01 by Jerry Grenard
     2019-07-13 by Andy Hatzos (GPS Track)
     2019-07-23 by Michael Noel
     2019-08-26 by David Howells (GPS Track)
     2020-01-14 by Bill Hughes

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The summit stone of Kneiff, the disputed highpoint of Luxembourg, on a farm road in rural Northern Luxembourg. The other summit, Buurgplaatz is only 0.5 km away (2011-06-27). Photo by Andrew Rankine.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 55 m/180 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 60 m/196 ft
  Line Parent: Meisenberg
  Key Col: 505 m/1657 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.28 km/0.18 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 50.1567, 6.0408
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Meisenberg  (N)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: North France-West Rhine Area
Range4: Ardennes
Range5: Southern Ardennes
Drainage BasinsRhine
North Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Kneiff is a drive-up! The white-painted summit marker is in the grass verge to the left of the car, although the adjacent field seems a bit higher (2014-08-16). Photo by Peter Stone.
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Kneiff (2013-08-31). Photo by Father Pancake.
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Highest point in Luxembourg, Kneiff 560m (2015-10-07). Photo by Lee Humphries.
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