Passion for two wheels: every single summer, Saalbach Hinterglemm is transformed into an absolute mountain bike, freeride and downhill paradise with around 400 km of trails. Flanked by the grassy Pinzgau mountains and encircled by the Kitzbühel Alps, the village has been recognised for many years as Austria’s foremost bike region!
Kendler offers the perfect starting point for numerous tours. An enormous network of trails with 400 km of bike trails in all levels of difficulty ticks all the boxes, while the mountain world can be explored effortlessly along a myriad of marked trails. And with the BIG-5 Bike Challenge, the neighbouring region of Leogang is also included - for superlative freeride, downhill and mountain bike fun!
You can borrow bikes for free from Kendler (based on availability). At the closed by sport shop you get a discount on the rent of e-bikes. The spacious bicycle room, washing and cleaning area for your bike, 10% discount on bike rental at Sport Bründl and bike maps of the region are just some of the extras Kendler offers for your perfect bike holiday!
Shop Sport Bründl at Kohlmaislift
Freeriders, cross country bikers, rookies, experts and downhill junkies come here to pursue their passion. And it is not surprising that everyone raves about the area, with its extraordinary range of courses for every age and level of ability.
There is much to discover over 400 km: trails with countless jumps and generous steep curves, freeride tracks with Northshore elements and awesome drops, challenging single trails with rocky sections and water crossings, descents of up to 1000 meters of altitude, as well as pump tracks and technique training areas.
The region’s infrastructure is also hard to beat: four cable cars, four mountains and a 400 km long network of trails, with bike shops, service centres, events, camps, guiding and a thriving community!
- BIG-5-BIKE Challenge offers an XXL freeride tour, which guarantees over 5,000 metres of fabulous downhill feeling.
- Z-Line powered by TREK at Zwölferkogel, a spectacular freeride track
- X-Line powered by CONTI at Schattberg, one of Europe's longest and most varied freeride tracks
- adidas Freeride, with Pro Line & Blue Line at Reiterkogel
- Beginner-friendly Monti Trail at Kohlmais
- Legendary Hacklberg Trail
- Challenging Bergstadl Trail
NEW FROM SOMMER 2021!
The new highlight for all big and small bike newbies: The LEARN TO RIDE PARK at the Kohlmais gondola in Saalbach. Here five well-known Saalbach trails await you in a mini edition. A magic carpet provides you a comfortable ride up.
The park is suitable for kids as well as for adult beginners.
The LEARN TO RIDE PARK is open daily between 21 May and 17 October 2021 and can be used for free!
"A bike region could not be better equipped than Saalbach Hinterglemm and Leogang! From beginner to pro, the mountain bike, freeride and downhill community all meet here"!