Mountain Bike Tour – No More Work, Just Fun
Description of the tour
Starting in Mels, the route travels along the main road to the village of Wangs and then to the valley station of the Pizolbahnen. This is where the steep ascent starts on the paved road to Maienberg in Wangs-Pizol, then the road branches off onto a dirt track to Gampidells, the highest point of the route. From here you can enjoy a beautiful view down into the valley. The descent runs along the paved road back to Mels.
Option A: Bike transport: You can transport your bicycle on the Pizolbahnen from the valley station Wangs to the mountain station Furt. Surcharge with a regular ticket. Pizolbahnen AG, Tel. +41 (0) 81 300 48 30.
Great place to stop for a break
Schönbühl mountain restaurant, middle station Maienberg, Tel. +41 (0) 81 723 14 57
Features of the tour
Distance: 18.2 km Time required: 2 h
Ascent: 730 m | Descent: 730 m
Ascent if you use public transport: -260 m
Highest point: 1220 m above sea level