This mountain bike ride gives you the opportunity to see Tirol's largest body of water, Lake Achensee, from a new perspective. It begins in the village of Pertisau on the shores of the crystal-clear Lake Achensee and leads up to the Feilkopf mountain. From the summit at 1,562 metres you will be able to enjoy wonderful views of not only the lake itself but also the Rofan Mountains. The ride leads through the beautiful Karwendel Nature Park.
Mountain Bike Ride
- Circular route
- Route with e-bike charging station
Elevation uphill 613m
Vertical metres downhill 613m
Car park (pay-and-display) at toll both in Pertisau giving access to Karwendeltäler Valleys
Places serving food & drink
- Almgasthaus Pletzachalm
- Various locations in Pertisau
From the “Langlaufstüberl” building at the entrance to the Karwendeltäler Valleys in Pertisau, the route leads along a tarmac toll road into the Gerntal Valley. Follow the road to the Pletzachalm (1,040 metres) on the right-hand side of the Pletzachbach stream. On the left-hand bank of the stream, continue for around 780 metres to the car park and then turn left onto a forest trail. This heads south and leads up via a number of corners to the Feilalm hut at 1,372 metres. From there, take the uphill trail to the point where the routes to Gütenbergalm and Feilkopf intersect. Take the right-hand option to get to the Feilkopf mountain.
Return along the way you came.