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Start riding in South Tyrol — steep trails in the Vinschgau Valley

Start riding in South Tyrol — steep trails in the Vinschgau Valley

Mountain Biking Collection by FOCUS Bikes

4

Tours

23:24 h

125 mi

26,450 ft

The Vinschgau Valley is one of the many popular MTB regions in South Tyrol, but it manages to stay uniquely special. The connection from the shuttle, to the lift and riding feels more intuitive here than anywhere else. It’s not surprising that crowds of bikers make the pilgrimage to the Vinschgau Valley every year from early summer to autumn, to get their own piece of paradise.

We headed there too, fully loaded with several FOCUS bikes, in search of the holy grail of biking. We were not disappointed. From the shuttle trail to the Vinschgauer Triples to the absolute overkill of the Madritscher Joch and the relaxed lift day at the Tarscher Alm – we were totally overwhelmed by the variety of trails, the South Tyrolean landscape and the perfect infrastructure.

Leaving part of our souls on the trails, we returned to Germany as converted Vinschgau disciples. We will definitely be back.

You can reach the Vinschgau Valley by car or conveniently take the train. A long-distance train runs to Bozen where you can buy a South Tyrol ticket which gets you to any station in the Vinschgau Valley.

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Tours & Highlights

  • Difficult
    05:32
    32.7 mi
    5.9 mph
    6,100 ft
    9,075 ft
    Expert mountain bike ride. Very good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary. Some portions of the Tour may require you to push your bike.

    Martin - Brand Manager:
    “We drove this tour with a shuttle. We still planned the transfer pieces and the uphills for you, should you feel like coping with some of …

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  • Difficult
    05:11
    23.8 mi
    4.6 mph
    6,350 ft
    9,850 ft
    Expert mountain bike ride. Very good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary. Some portions of the Tour may require you to push your bike.

    Martin - Brand Manager:
    “This tour is actually not a real circular tour: we were on the chair lift at the Tarscher Alm and took a closer look at three …

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  • Difficult
    04:03
    18.2 mi
    4.5 mph
    4,675 ft
    4,675 ft
    Expert mountain bike ride. Very good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary. Some portions of the Tour may require you to push your bike.

    Martin - Brand Manager:
    “This nice tour is a great introduction to the Vinschgau Valley without a lift. In addition to the crisp uphill through the delightful Göflaner marble quarry, …

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  • Difficult
    08:38
    50.4 mi
    5.8 mph
    9,325 ft
    9,325 ft
    Expert mountain bike ride. Very good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary. Some portions of the Tour may require you to push your bike.

    Marco - Managing Director:
    “The first time I drove this 80 km trip was in 2004. Or maybe 2005? It was definitely early June because the scenery was a mix …

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Collection Stats

  • Tours
    4
  • Distance
    125 mi
  • Duration
    23:24 h
  • Elevation
    26,450 ft

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