Push your body to the limit and feel the adrenaline rush! If you enjoy challenging climbs, you will love the mountain bike ride up the Eschenlaine valley in the Zugspitzland region. At the end of the climb, you will be rewarded with a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear water of the Walchensee lake.
You will also see the Wetterstein range with its steep cliffs, the chain of peaks belonging to the Estergebirge range and the Ammergau Alps with views across the Bavarian Alpine foothills. The mountains in the Zugspitzland land are utterly unique and each one offers its own special attraction. With so much to explore, mountain biking offers the ultimate adventure.
Here, a mountain biker's heart is sure to find all it desires ... and more.
The ride through the Eschenlaine valley features with some of the most beautiful scenery in the Bavarian Alps. The tour starts in the town of Eschenlohe with an estimated time for the 54 km (36.6 mi.) averaging 5 hours. This includes an altitude change of 1,100 m (3609 ft.).
The long descent through the beautiful Eschenlaine valley is the highlight of this tour. Enjoy the aerial view of the Walchensee lake while high above the town of Wallgau as well as the scenic path from Eschenlohe toward the historic town of Partenkirchen. Make sure to stop at the Gschwandtnerbauer lodge for a fantastic panorama of the Karwendel and Wetterstein mountains.
The mountain bike ride through the Eschenlaine valley in brief:
- Distance: 54 km (40 mi)
- Elevation change: 1,100 m (3609 ft.)
- Estimated time: 5 hours
- Beautiful scenery
- Start and end: Eschenlohe
The Zugspitzland region holds many more amazing mountain bike routes in store for you. Come to this beautiful region and try them all out! Start out by sending your booking request today to find your perfect home away from home in one of our excellent accommodations in the Zugspitze Region.