Best mountain bike area in austria - Tiroler ZugspitzArena

The magazine "Mountainbike" had carried out a survey among its readers on the best mountain bike areas in Austria.

The Tyrolean Zugspitz Arena emerged as the clear winner from 18,397 ratings.

With over 100 selected tour suggestions and a total length of 4,330 km and 100,000 total meters of altitude, the region presents itself in a unique dimension as a mountain bike Eldorado.

Above all, the natural scenery of the Zugspitze, the Wetterstein, the eight lakes and the untouched valleys offer a special charm for nature lovers. Even for non-professional cyclists, there are many gourmet tours and freeride trails. For a long time, the region has been traded among insiders as THE tip for a quality mountain bike experience.


Our mountain bike tours Recommendations:

1. Seebensee
Length: approx. 9 km - Duration: approx. 2 hours - Ascent: approx. 150 m

This easy bike tour starts at the valley station of the Ehrwalder Almbahn and leads through an idyllic high forest region to the Seebenalm, from there uphill to Seebensee.

2. Mieminger Kette
Length: approx. 72 km - Duration: approx. 6.5 hours - Ascent: approx. 2,700 m

This challenging round trip begins in Ehrwald, first downhill through the Gaistal to Telf. The ascent to the Alplhaus is very sporty, over the Mieminger plateau to Biberwier and Ehrwald.

3. Wetterstein
Length: approx. 85 km - Duration: approx. 7 - 8 hours - Ascent: approx. 1,700 m

Difficult tour recommended only for experienced bikers. This bike tour leads to Garmisch-Patenkirchen in D and back to Ehrwald. Sporty climbs wait for the whole route.


Mountain bike- and bike rental

Sport Leitner

Kirchplatz, 6632 Ehrwald

Tel.: +43 (0)5673/2371


Zweirad Zirknitzer (bike rental and repair)

Zugspitzstr., 6632 Ehrwald

Tel.: +43 (0)5673/3219