The Black Forest (German Schwarzwald) is a wooded mountain range in Baden-Württemberg, southwestern Germany. It is bordered by the Rhine valley to the west and south. The highest peak is the Feldberg with an elevation of 1,493 meters (4,898 feet).
The northern Black Forest extends from Pforzheim to the 'Kinzigtal', a valley which crosses all mountains from Offenburg to Freudenstadt.
The Central Black Forest extends from the 'Kinzigtal' to the B31 ('Höllentalstrasse'), which connects Freiburg and Donaueschingen.
Here you 'll find the highest mountains of the Black Forest: Feldberg (1493 m), Belchen (1414 m) and the Blauen(1165 m).The lakes Titisee and Schluchsee belong to the special attractions in this part.