The Haardt is a range of wooded, sandstone hills in the state
States of Germany
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of Rhineland Palatinate in southwestern Germany
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. The range is some 85 kilometres (52.8 mi) long and lies within the Palatinate Forest (Pfälzerwald). Its highest point is the Kalmit
Kalmit is the highest peak in the low-mountain region Palatinate Forest in Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. It is located south of the city Neustadt an der Weinstraße....
, near Maikammer
Maikammer is a municipality in the Südliche Weinstraße district, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the German Wine Route, approx. 5 km south of Neustadt an der Weinstraße....
, which stands 673 metres (2,208 ft) above sea level.