Eric 🖖



About Eric 🖖

Carpe bike! ...aber nicht nur. Auch andere Bewegungsformen outdoor sind nach meinem Geschmack.
Da im Berner Seeland Zuhause, spielen sich meine Touren auch mehrheitlich im Westen und Nordwesten der Schweiz ab. Meist im Jura, in welchem Kanton auch immer - aber auch das nicht nur. Meine langjährige 'true love', neben meiner unmittelbaren Umgebung wo ich Zuhause bin, ist mein "Sehnsuchtsort" Australien (mein Avatar lässt es vermutlich erahnen). Entsprechend zieht es mich auch immer wieder mal dort hin - manchmal auch etwas länger und intensiver.
Für Interessierte, hier sind meine persönliche Auswahl mit empfehlenswerten MTB-Touren im Jura (von BL/SO über BE bis JU und NE) zu finden:
...und im Seeland (Bern/Fribourg):
...oder auch spannende Hikes und beeindruckende Orte in Australien:
komoot.de/collection/910943/-australia-wa (Western Australia)
komoot.de/collection/910947/-australia-nt-qld-sa (hauptsächlich Northern Territory)

Distance travelled

3,329 mi

Time in motion

435:34 h

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  1. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    November 18, 2020

    21.7 mi
    10.3 mph
    3,625 ft
    3,700 ft
    Ambrosius, Walter LU🇨🇭🦎 and 54 others like this.
    1. Eric 🖖

      A perfect day on the Jura heights with a wonderful view of the sea of fog and the Alps. What more do you want. These places have a very special charm in late autumn and look different than in summer. That probably has a lot to do with the warm light and the less lush green of the mats, which creates a very special atmosphere.The descent from the Spitzberg ridge (Mont Sujet) is on the north-facing flank, so it is shady, fairly damp and tends to be slippery. Not very sparkling. In the colder months of the year it is usually frozen all the time, even without snow.To the east of the Jura House, I once again lost my navigation at times, so it looks like a helicopter flight. The trail after the Jura house is very winding, narrow and technical. So over a certain distance it is not that flowing, but still a cool thing if you want to get involved.All in all a great day. Probably one of the last of its kind in autumn - in this very unusual year for all of us.

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      • November 18, 2020

  2. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    November 15, 2020

    28.8 mi
    12.0 mph
    2,225 ft
    2,150 ft
    Märsu, Jürg Mumi and 50 others like this.
    1. Christine

      Ou Zealand is beautiful if there is no cover!

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      • November 16, 2020

  3. Eric 🖖 and Doris Goldino went mountain biking.

    November 14, 2020

    anita kuehni jost, Adrian and 38 others like this.
    1. Anita Rémy

      We were cycling over in Wangen / near Olten on Thursday and hoped to see the Alps, unfortunately nothing again

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      • November 14, 2020

  4. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    November 7, 2020

    Nadja, ®️oman and 54 others like this.
    1. Eric 🖖

      Since the cable car from Reigoldswil up to Wasserfallen has been overhauled since November 2nd (4 weeks), I had the hope that fewer people would be found on the way to the popular excursion destination. That was not the case, but the sun and autumn mood was still tempting.
      The tour follows the official route of Bikebaselland (bikebaselland.ch) and Tourismus BL, but offers many possibilities for your own variations and additional 'dangling' on this or that ridge or fluh. Nice tour, even if it gets a bit wetter like now in late autumn - even if I have to treat myself and my bike to a warm, cleansing bubble bath ... 🛀 ... (my bike in the figurative sense at least ...)

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      • November 7, 2020

  5. Eric 🖖 and Doris Goldino went mountain biking.

    October 25, 2020

    15.5 mi
    9.0 mph
    2,850 ft
    2,825 ft
    Märsu, Adrian and 42 others like this.
    1. Küre

      I saved the tour right away! 😉

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      • October 25, 2020

  6. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    October 21, 2020

    26.2 mi
    8.4 mph
    5,225 ft
    5,250 ft
    Adrian, IceBlazeMp and 55 others like this.
    1. Eric 🖖

      A refreshing autumn tour, on the trail of Urs with a few variations - Merci for the tip! (komoot.de/tour/222567730)
      At the Monto height I was really 'gone with the wind', even if neither Scarlett nor Rhett were involved. Rather, a couple of heavy gusts that almost swept me off the bike. After that it got a little more peaceful.
      In addition to Mont Monto, I particularly liked the "Chemin des amoureux" - I didn't know it before. However, no lovers met me on the trail, I was still amazed.
      Otherwise a wonderful autumn day, not sunny as advertised, but with the humid, seasonal aromas in the forest and the thick carpets of leaves on the trails.

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      • October 21, 2020

  7. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    October 18, 2020

    18.9 mi
    10.3 mph
    1,375 ft
    1,375 ft
    Morgis, Walter LU🇨🇭🦎 and 42 others like this.
  8. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    October 9, 2020

    28.2 mi
    12.0 mph
    2,000 ft
    1,950 ft
    IceBlazeMp, Urs and 50 others like this.
    1. Eric 🖖

      The first little ride on the new eBike 'delivered' today, after a few modifications were made. What could be more obvious than comparing well-known sections with the previous feeling. We still have to get to know each other better, but that felt really great today.
      That could be the beginning of a wonderful friendship .... 🤗

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      • October 9, 2020

  9. Doris Goldino and Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    September 20, 2020

    32.5 mi
    10.8 mph
    1,825 ft
    1,825 ft
    Nitrox4, IceBlazeMp and 32 others like this.
    1. Doris Goldino

      Today's tour led us in the first section through the plain of the Limpach valley. Relatively flat but varied up to the Emme. The Buechibärg, as always, with a beautiful view of the Alps and crisscrossed with some easy trails.
      A wonderful late summer tour.

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      • September 20, 2020

  10. Eric 🖖 went mountain biking.

    September 11, 2020

    Jupp | Toggenburg 🇨🇭, Paul and 68 others like this.
    1. Eric 🖖

      Various paths lead up to the Chasseral, as well as down again. Most, however, on the south and west sides. So far I have hardly tried it down on the north side. It's time to explore. My Explorer drive is awake. So much in advance: an adventurous and MTB sporty challenging experience. Nobody's around these days, so you're completely alone and abandoned .... sniff ....
      Nevertheless, the Pré-aux-Auges Trail has it all. A challenge, so if you want to try it out, please don't underestimate it, but it's a great thing. Jura trailing at its best! Otherwise you shouldn't let yourself be stopped by what feels like 1000 cow gates and other barriers.
      All in all, a tour with a series of single trails with very different characters.
      By the way, read an interesting article today:
      If the law is passed, then a large part of today's tour - at least the part north of the Chasseral - is no longer accessible to mountain bikes and is forbidden. I didn't know and wasn't really communicated. 😟
      Heavy forest or agricultural machines are therefore no problem for these zones, MTB apparently is. A rogue who suspects completely different interests behind it ...

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      • September 11, 2020

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