Elzbach

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Elzbach
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Timber-frame houses along the Elzbach in Monreal
Origin Eifel
Mouth Moselle
50°11′23″N 7°22′8″E / 50.18972°N 7.36889°E / 50.18972; 7.36889Coordinates: 50°11′23″N 7°22′8″E / 50.18972°N 7.36889°E / 50.18972; 7.36889
Basin countries Germany
Length 59 km

The Elzbach (also: Elz) is a small river in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, a left tributary of the Moselle. It rises in the Eifel, near Kelberg. The Elz flows through Monreal and along the castle Burg Eltz. It flows into the Moselle in Moselkern, in the Verbandsgemeinde of Treis-Karden.