It doesn’t get much better than exploring new trails on a mountain bike, right? In this Collection, we want to inspire you to ride off-the-beaten-track, discovering beautiful nature from a whole new perspective. We asked ten Shimano athletes to show us their favourite routes that are ideal for e-mountain bikes and suitable for both experienced and novice bikers. Here you will find ten fantastic routes put together by some of the best riders in Europe. So get riding – Explore New Grounds!
The inspiring athletes in this Collection are as diverse as mountain biking itself. We’ve included former World Cup competitors, Olympic champions, and well-known bloggers from Sweden, England, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Poland, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain. You can discover the favourite routes of Italian cross-country racer Marco Aurelio Fontana, former Austrian downhill pro Markus Pekoll, Swedish Olympic champion Emma Johansson, Polish Bushcraft expert Marcin Surowiec, Dutch mountain bike champion Marc Bouwmeester, English blogger Anna Glowinski, Spanish pro mountain biker David Cachon, former French Pro-Enduro rider Mary Moncorgé, Swiss mountain bike guide Dave Spielmann and German mountain bike legend Guido Tschugg.
These riders will take you through the wonderful landscape of the German Pre-Alps, to a Disneyland for bikers just outside Nice, through breathtaking lunar landscapes and semi-desert in Spain, on an unforgettable bikepacking adventure in the Polish Pieniny Mountains and through mountain biking history in a trail park in Wales. On each of the ten tours, one thing is clear: they are the perfect excuse to take your e-mountain bike on an adventure.
What could be nicer than sitting on your bike after a day's work and letting the day end on a relaxed lap? If Guido Tschugg does that, it will result in a particularly idyllic tour. Because in his home in Chiemgau there is picturesque nature and wonderful trails in abundance. On this tour between his…
The first part of the Spielmann route from Pontresina to the ascent of the Bernina Pass is relatively easy to master. You drive through varied terrain with single tracks, artificially created trails, stony hiking trails and gentle flow trails. At the top of the Bernina Pass you have the choice: you can…
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Although the hustle and bustle of Nice and Monaco is only a short drive away, the mountain village where Mary Moncorgé starts her route is quiet. There is an excellent bakery for pre-trip refreshments and a bar in the shade of the church where you can sit down for a drink after the tour.
You drive on…
The Bardenas Reales Natural Park is located in the north of Spain, in the southeast of the autonomous region of Navarre. It is, of course, a little out of the way, but can be built into a holiday in the hilly Basque Country or in the Pyrenees as a day trip. It is around 40 kilometers from the small town…
In the middle of the legendary "Coed-Y-Brenin" forest is the Trail Center of the same name, which was the first of its kind in the United Kingdom. So on this tour you will explore a piece of real mountain bike history - and a pretty awesome chapter of it! In the Trail Center there are endlessly built…
Around Valkenburg there are hundreds of kilometers of marked trails that can be reached from the Shimano Experience Center and a huge network of routes that you can explore perfectly with an e-mountain bike. With this tour, Marc Bouwmeester offers you a little foretaste of the trail experience in Valkenburg…
Starting from Szczawnica, a tranquil mountain health resort, the route first leads you to the slopes of Szafranówka, a mountain that belongs to the “Little Pienines” and is 742 meters high. When you have reached it, you have arrived at the border to Slovakia at the same time and this is exactly what…
This route offers a little bit of everything: it starts with a little physical effort when climbing - but no problem with the e-mountain bike. Spectacular views over the mountains make you permanently forget that it has only been going uphill for some time. When you stand in front of this massive limestone…
Lake Braies is one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes in the Dolomites. Marco Aurelio Fontana starts his tour right on the shore of the lake. Enjoy the great view of the water again - then you turn your back on the hustle and bustle of the tourist and button up the long, demanding trail into…
Emma Johansson's tour takes you to Trysil, the perfect place for an e-mountain bike trip. It uses all the possibilities of the area and is therefore totally varied: You ride over laid out routes of the bike park, but also over natural trails in the middle of the beautiful nature of Norway. But there…
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