Vogelsang (Bavarian Forest)

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Vogelsang
Grafling-arzting-vogelsang.jpg
Vogelsang as seen from Graflinger Valley
Highest point
Elevation 1,022 metres (3,353 ft)
Coordinates 48°56′06″N 12°56′37″E / 48.93500°N 12.94361°E / 48.93500; 12.94361Coordinates: 48°56′06″N 12°56′37″E / 48.93500°N 12.94361°E / 48.93500; 12.94361
Geography
Vogelsang is located in Germany
Vogelsang
Vogelsang
Parent range Bavarian Alps
Geology
Type of rock Gneiss, Granite

Vogelsang is a 1,022-metre-high (3,353 ft) mountain in Bavaria, Germany. It is located in the Bernried municipality, south-west of the Regen district and north-east of Deggendorf.

It lies in the western foothills of the Bavarian Forest. Along with Butzen (775 m or 2,543 ft) and Hinterberg (666 m or 2,185 ft), Vogelsang forms the boundary of the Graflinger Valley.

Other neighboring hills include Rauhe Kulm (1,050 m or 3,440 ft), Hochriedriegel (934 m or 3,064 ft), and Riedberg (998 m or 3,274 ft).