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    Mountain biking in the Upper Drau Valley Outdoor Park

    Austria's largest outdoor park is located between the alpine areas of the Lienz Dolomites and the Carinthian recreational lakes and offers fantastic mountain bikeing routes on the sunny slopes of the Kreuzeck mountain range.

    You can choose between leisurely routes through the mountain villages in the upper Drau Valley and about 15 demanding mountain villages in the upper Drau Valley and about 15 deamanding mountain tours to alpine regions int he home area of the Olympic gold medallist in skiing, Fritz Strobl. Also interesting is a trip from the Drau Valley to Lake Weissensee. Athletic mountain biking programmes as well as guided tours are offered by the local outdoor specialist, Drau-Activ.

    Special tip: tours from the Drau Valley to the Emberger Alm (approx. 1,000 metres altitude difference) or to the Leppner Alm.

    Facts:

    • Distance/Length: approx. 350 km
    • Difficulty: from easy to very damanding
    • Starting point/Route:  8 villages in the upper Drau Valley
    • Difference in altitude: from 100 to 1,100 m

    Contact

    Informationsbüro Ferienregion Oberdrautal

    9771 Berg im Drautal
    Tel.: +43(0)4712/532-18
    Fax: +43(0)4712/532-3
    E-Mail: info@outdoorpark-oberdrautal.at

     

    NationalparkRegion Hohe Tauern Kärnten

    Döllach 1
    9843 Großkirchheim
    Tel.: +43(0)4825/20049
    Fax: +43(0)4825/20049-4
    E-Mail: tourismus@nationalpark-hohetauern.at

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