Mountainbike-Tour "Alp Gamidaur Bike"
Switzerland, the land of mountain biking "Alp Gamidaur Bike - 471" from/to Bad Ragaz
On this tour, you can enjoy incredible views of the picturesque Weisstannental valley with the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Tektonikarena Sardona", dreamy Alps and wild overgrown nature. Most of the route runs along naturally formed paths.
This bike tour starts in the spa resort of Bad Ragaz, known for the Tamina spring. Visitors can enjoy a comfortable ride through the Sargans region looking out onto the dominant Gonzen. The uphill ascent starts in Wangs running along the left side of the Weisstannental valley up to the Alp Unterprecht. From here you can soak in the most beautiful view of the Weisstannental valley and the Foostock, part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Tektonikarena Sardona", sits enthroned at the back.
You will hike through magnificent forests and lush pastures until you reach the highest point of the tour: the Alp Gamidaur. The following downhill descent is the highlight of this route as it is filled with impressive panoramic views (Churfirsten, Alvier, Sargans region, Rhine Valley), the route runs through wild overgrown landscapes and forests on naturally formed paths, mountain roads, a beautiful single trail and finally past the Freudenberg ruins back to Bad Ragaz again.
Length: 37 km
of which is under natural cover: 13 km
of which is a single trail: 1 km
Level of difficulty: medium
Physical fitness: difficult
Difference in altitude
Bad Ragaz–Bad Ragaz: 1,250 m