Of course, cyclists with a lot of stamina can complete the tour in both directions. Along the way you have various options for detours.
For a more detailed description of the tour, please refer to "PDF Print" above.
Alpiner Notruf Tel: 112 (Bergwacht)
Bergwettervorhersage der Bayerischen Zugspitzbahn Bergbahnen Tel: +49 8821 79 79 79
Tips and hintswww.gapa.de
Getting thereTake the motorway A95 from Munich to its end at Eschenlohe, and then follow the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Drive in the direction of the Partenkirchen part of town ("Ortsteil Partenkrichen") and Mittenwald/Innsbruck. Turn right at the intersection at the town hall (4th traffic light), and then turn left to the train station at the second traffic light.
When coming from Mittenwald, take the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. There, follow the signs to München (Munich). At the town hall intersection (3rd traffic light), turn left, and then left again at the 2nd traffic light.
When coming from Reutte/Ehrwald/Tirol/Grainau, take the state road B23 into Garmisch-Partenkirchen and follow the signs to “Ortsteil Partenkirchen”. After the underpass on St.-Martin-Straße there is a sharp bend to the right, immediately followed by traffic lights. Here you should turn right to the train station.
At the Garmisch-Partenkirchen train station, take the train to Scharnitz.
ParkingBahnhof (train station) Garmisch-Partenkirchen, P4, paid parking
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EquipmentWeatherproof clothing, cycling helmet, water bottle, repair kit, first-aid kit, and protection against the sun