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Kitzbühler Horn MTB Summit Tour



Kitzbüheler Horn

An awesome tour taking you up and down the magnificent Kitzbühler Horn.

Mountain Biking Difficult

27 km
1.2 km
1.2 km
3-4 hrs
Low Point
699 m
High Point
1.7 km
Kitzbühler Horn MTB Summit Tour Map

This is an exhilarating tour of one of the finest mountains in the Kitzbühel Alps.


Beginning in Schradel-Bühel, head in a westerly direction up the valley, until you get to Mühlbach where you leave the valley floor and begin to climb. First, you will find yourself cutting through a forest before coming out at the summit of Obingkogel (1303m) and on to Reisenbergköpfl (1362m) and Hornköpfl (1773m), which lies just below the Kitzbühler Horn summit.

From this point, you begin to make your way down to Kitzbühel. It is a steep ride, with many rocks and roots, fields and forests. The start of the descent takes you through a series of switchbacks and ends with a gentle, almost flat section across fields and into the outskirts of Kitzbühel. You will finish up at the valley station of the Hornbahn 1.



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.

High Exposure

3 out of 4

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.


3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

between May and September


  • Flow
  • Technical
  • Picturesque
  • Singletrack
  • Road sections
  • Roots
  • Rock Rolls

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