Varied cycling tour through charming landscape along the river Loisach to Ohlstadt. This tour is real enjoyment, with hardly any gradients.
Distance 48.3 km
This simple tour, suitable for all skills and fitness levels, takes you north from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to the Loisach valley. You will cycle leisurely on shady cycle paths along the river Loisach, mostly away from the road, along moors and swamps abundant with flowers, past large and small puddles to your destination in Ohlstadt. This cycle tour can be undertaken as a linear tour or as a circular tour.
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Along the river Loisach, there are plenty of fields, inviting you to take a short break. Take your time and enjoy a picnic on the banks of the river. Tired legs are quickly refreshed in the cold mountain stream. This tour is particularly suitable for families, as it can be shortened at any point. There is the possibility to take the train back to Garmisch-Partenkirchen at Oberau, Eschenlohe and Ohlstadt. There is a train every hour. We recommend that you check the train times before starting on your cycle tour.
Updated: May 20, 2021
Safety informationWeatherproof clothing, cycle helmet, drinking bottle, bike repair kit, first aid kit, if necessary sun screen
Tips and hintswww.gapa.de
Getting thereTake the motorway A95 in the direction of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. At the end of the motorway at Eschenlohe take the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in the direction of the Partenkirchen part of town/Mittenwald/Innsbruck. At the intersection in front of the town hall (4th set of traffic lights) turn right, then take a left to the station at the 2nd set of traffic lights.
From Mittenwald take the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, follow the signs for München (Munich). At the intersection in front of the town hall (3rd set of traffic lights) turn left, then turn left again at the 2nd set of traffic lights.
Coming from Reutte/Ehrwald/Tirol/Grainau on the state road B23, drive into Garmisch-Partenkirchen, always following the signposts for the Partenkirchen part of town (“Ortsteil Partenkirchen”). After the underpass at St.-Martin-Strasse, there is a sharp right bend in the road, immediately followed by a set of traffic lights. Here you take a right turn, which takes you straight to the station.
ParkingMain station car park (P4), fee payable
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