Hoisnrad 2

The starting point this time is the imperial town of Bad Ischl. From the Gasthof Rettenbachmühle, the route is first leisurely and then steeper uphill to the Hoisnradalm. The same route or the route Hoisnrad 3 is suitable for the return journey.

Also in Steiermark, Austria

Mountain Biking Difficult

Distance
13 km
Ascent
688 m
Descent
198 m
Low Point
479 m
High Point
1.1 km
Gradient
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Hoisnrad 2 Map

Description

Start: Gasthof Rettenbachmühle in Bad Ischl - along the old timber road into the Rettenbach valley - along the Rettenbach stream - turn right towards Grabenbachalm - turn right at Grabenbachalm - highest point (980 m), the Tauern junction - junction Leckenmoos/Hoisnrad: uphill - Hoisnradalm - either on the same route back into the Rettenbach valley or on the signposted Hoisnrad 3 into the Traun valley and back to Bad Ischl(More information: Schubert & Franzke, Salzkammergut Mountainbiking, Mountainbike map 1:50000)

Difficulty

Difficult

Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.