Holzhausen-Externsteine located on the slopes of the nature park Teutoburger Wald/Eggegebirge, is covered with dense mixed forest and consists of nature and landscape conservation areas. A popular destination is the Externsteine, a medieval, sacred place in the heart of the Lipperland. The nature park (approx.. 127 ha) is crisscrossed by many varied hiking paths. The European Hiking path E1 together with Hermannshoehen goes directly through our village. With a bike you can also reach Holzhausen-Externsteine via the European bike path R1 or the Roemer-Lippe-Route.