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Tour around Oswaldiberg - Nr.4

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Discover on your mountain bike the beautiful area around the Oswaldiberg in Villach and enjoy a wonderful view on Lake Vassach at the end of your tour.
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easy
Distance 11.7 km
1:30 h
250 m
250 m
705 m
521 m
This tour starts directly at Lake Vassach. From there it is only a short way to Vassach, a borough of Villach. From there you can already enjoy the first views of the town of Villach and the Dobratsch Nature Park. Enjoy the rushing of the creek while cycling up the forest road. After From there the way leads to Treffen am Ossiacher See. Passing the steep eastern side of Oswaldiberg, cycle the street back to Lake Vassach.
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Region Villach
Update: March 08, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Eihholzgraben, 705 m
Lowest point
Vassacher See, 521 m
Best time of year
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Rest stops

Gasthof Gasser

Safety information

Please stick to the "Mountain Bike Fair Play rules of the region of Villach". Adjust your pace to the circumstances and pay particular attention to other vehicles and hikers.

Tips and hints

 Region Villach Tourism

 +43 4242 42000

 www.visitvillach.at/en

 

Start

Parking area Lake Vassach (531 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.633815, 13.857507
DMS
46°38'01.7"N 13°51'27.0"E
UTM
33T 412549 5165106
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Destination

Parking area Lake Vassach

Turn-by-turn directions

From the parking area at Lake Vasssach cross the main road. Shortly afterwards turn to the left and then immediately turn right towards Oswaldiberg. After around 0.5 km, turn left and follow the signs "Tour rund um den Oswaldiberg". Follow the signs and turn right at the next junction. After around 0.5 km you will find yourself in the hamlet Großvassach. Cycle through and always keep to the right. At the next intersection follow the signs to the right. The road then leads to the Eichholzgraben where you will reach the highest point of the tour after about 3 km. Once there, turn right towards Treffen am Ossiacher See. In Treffen, turn right and follow the signs and the road towards Töbring. In Töbrin go  past the tourist information and from there through the tunnel. Then immediately turn right. After a short climb, you will reach the cycle path, which takes you back to the last kilometers to the starting point of the tour.

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Parking

Parking directly at the Vassach Lake.

Coordinates

DD
46.633815, 13.857507
DMS
46°38'01.7"N 13°51'27.0"E
UTM
33T 412549 5165106
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

E-bike, mountain or trekking bike, drink, helmet and smartphone.

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Eva Blackstones
July 22, 2020 · Community
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April 21, 2019 · Community

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closed
Reviews
Difficulty
easy
Distance
11.7 km
Duration
1:30 h
Ascent
250 m
Descent
250 m
Highest point
705 m
Lowest point
521 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Refreshment stops available

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