Informationen zur Tour Obereggen - Passo Lavazè - Passo di Oclini
- 3:45 h
- 1400 m
- 1400 m
- Max. height
- 2008 m
The Passo di oclini is definitely the best place to enjoy the stunning views of the entire area. Right in front tower the Latemar, catinaccio and the Sciliar. In this incredible display of natural beauty the only thing that could change the mood is bad weather. Also, this itinerary offers everything a mountain biker could ask for: trails, shaded forests, lush alpine pastures and typical mountain huts serving amazing food and offering peace and tranquillity. As far as the riding goes this itinerary offers a wide spectrum of challenges. the length and the vertical metres require a pretty strong fitness level. It is recommended that this itinerary be ridden clockwise.
Setting off from the obereggen lift valley station ➊ 1550 m, ride on tarmac track (sleigh course in winter) and reach the Malga epircher-Laner ➋ 1830 m; at the barrier turn right toward Baita Absam (hut) and from here keep pedaling to the SS 620 ➌ 1570 m. climb to the left along the Passo Lavazè road and travel to the pass ➍ 1810 m; at this point take route n. 7 to the Passo di oclini ➎ 1990 m. From here head north-west on route n. 1 and descend on slightly rough terrain toward the capanna nuova. At the end of the descent ➏, turn right and ride on a nice flat forest road to the Malga d’ora ➐ 1870 m. From here descend for another 400 vertical metres and take a right onto route n.2 ➑, ride past the ora biotope to the Passo Lavazè ➍. Leaving the hotel Al Lago behind, head north on route n. 9, eventually reaching the Malga Lieg ➒ 1750 m. Ride back for 300 m on the road toward the shepherd’s hut and start a steep descent into the Rio nero valley to the main road to nova Ponente ➓ 1250 m. Drop to the right and take another right at the Hotel Schwarzenbach ⓫ taking route n. 8 toward novale; keeping to the left continue pedaling to the SS 620 ⓬ 1290 m, cross it and climb the last few vertical metres to return to obereggen.
Obereggen, cable cars valley station
Motorway A22 Autostrada del Brennero, exit Bolzano-Bozen nord, Val d’ega-eggental, obereggen
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