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Ofterschwang cycle tour Forest-Meadows-Mountain

Mountain Bike • Ofterschwang
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  • Radfahren in Ofterschwang
    / Radfahren in Ofterschwang
    Photo: Michael Redecker, Tourismus Hörnerdörfer GmbH
  • Radfahren in Ofterschwang
    / Radfahren in Ofterschwang
    Photo: Michael Redecker, Tourismus Hörnerdörfer GmbH
  • Gaisrücken bei Ofterschwang
    / Gaisrücken bei Ofterschwang
    Photo: Michael Redecker, Tourismus Hörnerdörfer GmbH
  • Weg bei Hüttenberg
    / Weg bei Hüttenberg
    Photo: Michael Redecker, Tourismus Hörnerdörfer GmbH
Map / Ofterschwang cycle tour Forest-Meadows-Mountain
750 900 1050 1200 1350 m km 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 Fahnengehren-Alpe Weltcup Hütte

Difficult but varied tour through forests, crossing meadows and over the mountain-back of the Ofterschwanger Horn.

medium
14.8 km
2:00 h
556 m
556 m

A difficult tour with partly steep ascents and gravel passages, which requires endurance and driving skills, but also provides great viewpoints and numerous retreats.

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Hörnerdörfer im Allgäu
Updated: 2018-01-24

Difficulty
medium
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Altitude
1171 m
738 m
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Rest Stop

Schlitte Hitte - Lodge
Ristorante-Pizzeria Cortina
Restaurant Alphorn
Ice Cream Parlor - Ofterschwang

Safety information

To avoid problems, we ask you to stick to the following code of honor:

  • Only ride on paths! Please never cross country ver meadows, otherwise you harm nature.
  • Do not leave any traces! Set your driving style according to the ground and the terrain.
  • Keep your bike / mountain bike under control! Check your speed for each situation.
  • Respect other nature users! Please make hikers ware of your passing. At narrow passages please climb off your bike.
  • Take care of animals! Here in the Allgäu, all meadows are used as grazing for cows. Always close the gates.
  • Plan in advance! Check your equipment, estimate your skills, and choose the area you want to go in. A helmet can protect, but is not life insurance.

Start

Valley station Weltcup-Express in Ofterschwang (884 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.497965 N 10.234221 E
UTM
32T 592956 5261241

Destination

Valley station Weltcup-Express in Ofterschwang

Turn-by-turn directions

The tour begins at the valley station of the Weltcup-Express in Ofterschwang. The first climb to the Alpe Eck/Allgäu Berghof is quite steep but awesome. Once up, follow the downhill to the Geissrücken Alpe. Turn right into a forest path in the direction of the Allgäuer Berghof. Follow the road on the right along the "Salzhalde" / "Hüttenberger Eck" and take the exit towards Hüttenberg. In Hüttenberg, in the village center, turn right and take the road left down to Westerhofen. At the t-junction turn right to get to the main road. Follow right for a few meters up to the chapel. At the chapel turn left and head into the forest and follow the signpost to Wielenberg-Muderbolz. Enjoy the great mountain panorama and return from there to the starting point to Ofterschwang.

Public transport

Public transport friendly

From the Sonthofen train station by bus to Ofterschwang (bus route Sonthofen - Ofterschwang - Bolsterlang) or via Fischen (via Bolsterlang)

Getting there

The access to Ofterschwang is via the B19, with exit Sigishofen (OA5) at Sonthofen or via Tiefenberg.

Parking

Free parking at the Weltcup-Express valley station in Ofterschwang

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Difficulty
medium
Distance
14.8 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
556 m
Descent
556 m
Public transport friendly Round tour Nice views With refreshment stops

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