Ossiacher Tauern Tour (12) - Mountainbike Tour near Lake Ossiach

Mountain Bike · Ossiach
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
435 m
Descent
455 m
Loop Scenic With refreshment stops

A charming MTB tour in southern hills (Ossiacher Tauern) of Lake Ossiach. Ride along a forrest road and enjoy wonderful views.

Author’s recommendation

There is a small forrest lake, called Tauernteich on top of the Ossiacher Tauern - very picturesque!

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Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
903 m
Lowest point
510 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Please follow the fair play rules and look after your fellow trail users.

Equipment

Mountain bike, e-mountain bike, helmet and water.

Tips, hints and links

 Region Villach Tourism

 +43 4242 42000

 www.visitvillach.at/en

 

Start

Ossiach (516 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.675823, 13.983914
UTM
33T 422285 5169641

Destination

Ossiach

Turn-by-turn directions

From the village center follow the cycle path towards Alt Ossiach and its elementary school, where you turn right onto the Ossiacher Tauern Strasse. After a few meters, the road turns into a forest road. Turn after turn you cycly upwards turn right just before the Tauernteich. Along the following forest road you cycle straight straight ahead and can enjoy beautiful views of the Ossiacher See/ Lake Ossiach. After a few kilometers through the Ossiacher Tauern, the way leads downhill again and after crossing a farm yard you are back on the main road. From here you follow the bike path R2A in the east, back to the starting point.

Getting there

Coming from Villach, follow the federal road L49 on the southern side of the lake to Ossiach.

Parking

You can park directly in the centre of Ossiach - don´t forget to pay for your parking ticket
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Author’s map recommendations

www.lake.bike

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Updated: August 09, 2019


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Rainer Heß
July 03, 2019 · Community
Done at July 02, 2019
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Peter Schneider
August 16, 2018 · Community
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  • Mittwoch, 15. August 2018, 09:59 Uhr
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  • Mittwoch, 15. August 2018, 09:59 Uhr
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