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Transfer track: Faak - Baumgartnerhöhe

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From the lake up into the mountains - a short tour to the restaurant/hotel Baumgartnerhof.
closed
moderate
Distance 5.8 km
1:00 h
352 m
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This short tour  takes you from Faak am See to Baumgartnerhof. The Baumgartnerhof is a popular excursion destination and also a lake.bike basecamp. From here you can not only enjoy a unique view, but also enjoy the regional cuisine. Furthermore, it is a true paradise for mountain bikers. Because directly above the Baumgartnerhof is the Flowgartner Trail - a trail with unique views of Lake Faak.

Author’s recommendation

Enjoy the culinary delights of the Baumgartnerhof. The game dishes are particularly recommendable.
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Region Villach
Update: November 02, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
914 m
Lowest point
562 m
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Tips and hints

Region Villach Tourism

+43 4242 42000

www.visitvillach.at

www.lake.bike

Start

Tourist information office Faak (562 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.566203, 13.907796
DMS
46°33'58.3"N 13°54'28.1"E
UTM
33T 416295 5157539
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Destination

Baumgartnerhof

Turn-by-turn directions

Starting from the tourist information office in Faak, follow the signs "Tour 3 " until you get to Outschena. From here follow the signs up to the Baumgartnerhof.

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all notes on protected areas

Public transport

You can take the S2 train or the busses from Postbus to get to Faak.

Getting there

Arrival at the starting point of the transfer route for mountain bikers:

From Villach via the B 83 and B 85 or via the B 84 and the L 53 to Faak am See. Here you can drive directly to the parking lot of the tourist information Faak am See or to the railway station Faak am See.

Parking

There are enough parking spaces available opposite the tourist information office.

Coordinates

DD
46.566203, 13.907796
DMS
46°33'58.3"N 13°54'28.1"E
UTM
33T 416295 5157539
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Equipment

Mountain bike, helmet, protective gear, camera

Basic Equipment for Mountain Biking

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass

Technical Equipment for Mountain Biking

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Status
closed
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5.8 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
352 m
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