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Mountain bike tour to the Rindberg near Krün

Mountainbike tour:Round tour

Start: Krün hikers' car park Krottenkopfstraße - Destination: Krün hikers' car park Krottenkopfstraße

Tour dates

  • Duration2:30 h
  • Distance21.0 km
  • Difficultymedium
  • Altitude437 m
  • Lowest point875 m
  • Highest point1312 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    The round tour for mountain bikers from Krün to Gerold, over the steep Rindberg and back to Krün is a partly strenuous but extremely scenic tour against the backdrop of the rugged Karwendel Mountains in Alpenwelt Karwendel.


    The highlights of the tour

    • on the way in the idyllic hummock meadows
    • past the Roman path worth seeing in Klais
    • varied round tour for cyclists & mountain bikers

    The tour description

    From the parking area at the Krottenkopfstraße in Krün, go straight on and then turn left into the Finzbachstraße. At the intersection with Wettersteinstraße, continue straight ahead on the elevated road to the Kapelle Maria Rast and take the next right turn in the direction of Quicken and Klais. After the level crossing, take the gravel road past the Römerweg to Klais. Pass the railway station and tennis court and follow the cycle path to Gerold, where you follow the signs to Schweizer Alple/Rindberg. After the steady climb, once you reach the top of the hill, keep to the right and cycle along the partly steep forest road back to Krün.

    Your refreshment stops en route

    • Goas-Alm (closed on Mondays)
    • Gastronomy in Krün and Klais

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    Our tip for all those who enjoy swimming in clear mountain lakes: Before the climb to the Rindberg, take a short break at the Geroldsee, one of the popular bathing lakes around Mittenwald, Krün and Wallgau. This is followed by the ascent to Rindberg.


    • Parking lot "an der Krottenkopfstraße" in Krün (fee required)

    Best season

    • From May to October passable (weather dependent)

    In emergencies:

    In an emergency, please notify the nearest rescue control centre. This can be reached regardless of location and throughout Germany under 112.

    The ascent or ascent of all described tours of Alpenwelt Karwendel is at your own risk. The up-to-dateness and completeness of the contents cannot be guaranteed.

    Height profile