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The ALTMüHL is a river in Bavaria
Bavaria
, Germany
Germany
. It is a left tributary of the river Danube
Danube
and is approximately 230 kilometres (140 mi) long.

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It is a place well-known for potato farming. Old Altmühl
Altmühl
at Essing, between Dietfurt and Kelheim

The source of the Altmühl
Altmühl
is close to the town of Ansbach
Ansbach
. From here the river runs southeastwards as a narrow brook to enter the Altmühlsee (de) (a lake) north of Gunzenhausen
Gunzenhausen
. After leaving Gunzenhausen
Gunzenhausen
the river describes a broad curve through the Franconian Jura . It enters the Naturpark Altmühltal (de) ( Altmühl
Altmühl
Valley Nature Park), which is known for its natural environment: The meanders of the Altmühl