• Scenically unique uphill tour from Kaprun across the Maiskogel to the Alpincenter in 2.450 m | © Markus Greber ©Markus Greber
Mountain Bike

From Kaprun to the Kitzsteinhorn by mountain bike or E-bike

A wonderful tour with 1.952 crisp altitude metres promises the uphill mountain bike route across the Maiskogel.

Starting in the centre of Kaprun, the tour leads first on a road and then on the Stangerbauer uphill to the Maiskogel. Alternatively one can also ride up conveniently with the MK Maiskogelbahn cable car to 1.570 metres (mountain bike transportation free of charge). Tickets & prices

In between is a downhill section to the quaint Ederalm in 1.420 m above sea level. The route continues uphill past the Salzburger Hut – the oldest building at the Kitzsteinhorn. This is followed by a section across the Langwiedboden uphill to the Alpincenter in 2.450 m above sea level. Here you get off your bike and enjoy the view to Kaprun and Lake Zell. The Restaurant Gletschermühle is perfect for a stop.

Tip: The tour is also suitable for E-bikes; a charging station is available at Restaurant Gletschermühle (2.450 m).

FACTS route Kaprun – Alpincenter

  • approx. 23 kilometres
  • around 2.000 altitude metres
  • several possibilities for a stop

Route Kaprun - Maiskogel - Alpincenter

E-Bike

E-bike charging station at Restaurant Gletschermühle, 2.450 m

Sporty cyclists on E-mountain bikes conquer the challenging uphill ride to the Kitzsteinhorn with supported pedal power. If the battery level drops after the long ascent across the Maiskogel to the Kitzsteinhorn, then you simply recharge the E-mountain bike at the Restaurant Gletschermühle charging station in 2.450 m above sea level. Thanks to the recharged battery, the ascent on the way back to Kaprun can also be taken without any problems.

The E-bike charging station is open in summer only .

 

Facts E-Bike charging station

  • Deposit € 10.00
  • Plugs for all commercial models available
  • Due to the length of the tour, please keep an eye on the battery status
  • There are also a few uphill kilometres on the way back to Kaprun
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