Cycling in Ötztal – the pinnacle of Tyrol
Avid cycling and road bike fans will be especially delighted here in Ötztal. The character of the entire valley makes possible gorgeous panoramic tours, during which you can also exercise and test your fitness limits.
The varied mountain backdrop makes your summer and activity holidays in Sölden the perfect destination.
The different valley floors offer ideal conditions for your routes and tours.
The superbly developed infrastructure allows you to tailor your own tours to fully meet your requirements.
A somewhat more challenging tour, also a popular day-trip, is the Timmelsjoch. You have the option of setting off directly from Camping Sölden on your road bike.
The impressive route up to the tollbooth is challenging with its climbs, but also attractive with the fascinating scenery of the Ötztal.
Having arrived at the tollbooth, the section that follows is well constructed. When you reach your destination, the way back offers an idyllic descent. The very ambitious ones among you have the option of tackling the about 60km long approach to the pass from Ötz. Proper gear and lights are highly recommended.
Ötztal Cycling Marathon
Once every year, the roads of Ötztal Valley are transformed into a unique marathon course for hobby cyclists, something you should not miss out on.
Right here in Sölden is where the athletic challenge starts, between 600 and 2,500m above sea level, by now an annual ritual.
Continuing to Ötz, the 238 km long route leads to Innsbruck across the Brennerpass and then into South Tirol. From St. Leonhard in Passeiertal, it’s uphill to Timmelsjoch, and from there downhill again towards Sölden.
Mountain bikers who have not yet been to Ötztal should come here straight away. Because if you have to choose between 44 breath-taking tours, you’ll need to take your time.
For the signposted, easy mountain bike tours in Ötztal with little elevation gain you don’t necessarily need to be a pro, fun and experiencing nature are much more important.
But here in the high alpine terrain you’ll also find extremely challenging tours, requiring a certain degree of skill and experience.
Challenging mountain bike tours
More than 44 challenging bike tours adorn Ötztal with its breath-taking scenery.
Over 874km of mountain bike trails and singletrails, some with spectacular boulder slopes wait to be explored.
E-Biking in the Ötztal
E-Biking is for beginners and sports-minded. The new generation of E-Bikes promises cycling fun without any efforts.
But also sporty bikers can join their less experienced cycling friends and enjoy a great tour together with our EH-Line e-bikes you can reach the most beautiful places of the Ötztal totally comfortable by bike.
One battery charge lasts for about three hours and additionally batteries can be changed at one of the enormous E-Bike partner in the entire valley.
You can also rent the E-bikes at the reception desk on our campsite.