Winterbach (Morre)

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Der Winterbach südwestlich von Hettigenbeuern

The Winterbach southwest of Hettigenbeuern

Location Neckar-Odenwald district (Baden-Württemberg)
River system Rhine
Drainage via Morre → Billbach → Mud → Main → Rhine → North Sea
Source north of Steinbach
49° 33′ 29″ N, 9° 14′ 7″ E
Source Height 445 mabove sea level[1]
Mouth in Hettigenbeuern into the MorreCoordinates 49° 34′ 47″ N, 9° 15′ 43″ O
49° 34′ 47″ N, 9° 15′ 43″ O
Mouth height 245 mabove sealevel[1]
Height difference 200 m
Bottom slope 56 ‰
Length 3.6 km[2]
Catchment area 4,7 km²

The Winterbach is a left tributary of the Morre in the Odenwald in Baden-Württemberg.


The Winterbach rises north of Steinbach, a district of Mudau. It runs in a north-easterly direction and flows into the Morre in the Buchen district of Hettigenbeuern.

See also

  • List of flowing waters in the Billbach river system

Web links

Commons: Winterbach (Morre)– Collection of pictures, videos and audio files

Individual references

  1. a b BayernAtlas of the Bavarian State Government (references)
  2. Google Earth