Guidebook

Ride the Top Trentino Lakes Bike Routes and MTB Trails

Paved paths or MTB trails: Can't decide? You can ride both around Trentino Lakes!

Description

The Trentino Lakes region is chock full of stellar cycling routes. In fact, the provincial government invested in cycling track infrastructure, so they now offer state-of-the-art cycle paths.

Big names have raced on these mountain roads for the Giro d’Italia. Its roads are set up with special signage every kilometer that indicates degree of difficulty, average gradient, height above sea level, and points of interest.

For those who are looking for something more casual, 400 km of paved cycle paths await, perfect for the whole family. For the MTB riders, head over to one of numerous bike parks in the area such as Val di Sole, Paganella Bike Park, Brenta Bike Park, Bike Park Lavarone, or Val del Diaol.

Sources:
https://www.trentino.com/en/leisure-activities/mountain-biking-and-cycling/cycle-paths-in-the-trentino/

https://www.lonelyplanet.com/italy/travel-tips-and-articles/seven-reasons-to-visit-trentino/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2755b8d

764. Discover Nago

764. Discover Nago

Trentino-Alto Adige
10.8 km
267 m
267 m
An easy route, with a modest difference in height and that runs almost entirely on paved secondary roads, with an uphill finish. Also suitable for younger bikers.
Easy
Private
738. Lago di Tenno - Ballino

738. Lago di Tenno - Ballino

Trentino-Alto Adige
9.3 km
293 m
293 m
A short loop for everyone around one of the pearls of Trentino: Lake Tenno. Famous for its colour, it's the ideal destination in every season.
Easy
Private
EMTB Test track Bike Festival – EasyLoop

EMTB Test track Bike Festival – EasyLoop

Riva del Garda
8.4 km
220 m
218 m
Designed specifically for the 2019 Bike Festival, this easy but fun route allows you to test the EMTBs presented at the expo stands by the various brands.
Moderate
Private
753. Cavedine Valley

753. Cavedine Valley

Trentino-Alto Adige
13.8 km
383 m
383 m
If the initial 10% climb on asphalt does not intimidate you, then this short tour will give you the opportunity to admire the tranquil beauty of Lake Cavedine.
Moderate
Private
759. Monte Velo

759. Monte Velo

Trentino-Alto Adige
28.0 km
1,242 m
1,226 m
Moderate
Private
755. Drena and the chestnuts (Cross Country)

755. Drena and the chestnuts (Cross Country)

Trentino-Alto Adige
8.2 km
284 m
284 m
A short loop suitable for everyone, which leads you to discover the rural areas on the left side of the Sarca valley.
Moderate
Private
741. Dos de le strie

741. Dos de le strie

Trentino-Alto Adige
9.5 km
353 m
353 m
A technically very easy tour, starting and finishing in Tenno. Mostly on asphalt, the route can be enjoyed with a gravel bike instead of a Mountain Bike.
Moderate
Private
736. Tenno Tour

736. Tenno Tour

Trentino-Alto Adige
10.3 km
279 m
279 m
This is a not too challenging route through some of the loveliest villages in Garda Trentino which takes you through vineyards and farmland.
Moderate
Private
750. Marocche (Cross Country)

750. Marocche (Cross Country)

Trentino-Alto Adige
28.9 km
440 m
440 m
A simple tour, accessible to many. Starting from Arco, the route covers both sides of the Sarca valley, offering diverse and beautiful views.
Moderate
Private
756. Passo S. Uldarico (Cross Country)

756. Passo S. Uldarico (Cross Country)

Trentino-Alto Adige
17.1 km
555 m
556 m
A short loop around the small mountain which divides the valley of Cavedine and its homonymous lake. With the exception of a short unstable section, the route is fairly easy going.
Difficult
Private
751. Jurassik Marocche

751. Jurassik Marocche

Trentino-Alto Adige
12.4 km
332 m
332 m
A short loop, rideable all year round, with two short sections of interesting descent. You'll be immersed in a unique, sometimes lunar feeling landscape: The Marocche
Difficult
Private
758. Malga Campo (Cross Country)

758. Malga Campo (Cross Country)

Trentino-Alto Adige
39.4 km
1,591 m
1,591 m
A tour characterised by the significant altitude difference. The challenging ascent, largely on asphalt leads to Malga Campo, on the slopes of Monte Stivo.
Difficult
Private
735. The Original Adrenalina

735. The Original Adrenalina

Trentino-Alto Adige
16.4 km
664 m
664 m
A Cross Country route around Monte Tombio returning via the "Pinza" descent: a very steep historical road that offers magnificent views of Riva del Garda
Difficult
Private
731. Anello Garda Sarca (Cross Country)

731. Anello Garda Sarca (Cross Country)

Trentino-Alto Adige
59.4 km
1,678 m
1,678 m
A long, less technical route kind of route, rideable throughout the year. It is very interesting from a landscape and cultural perspective.
Difficult
Private
748. Padaro - Salt de la Cavra - Laghel

748. Padaro - Salt de la Cavra - Laghel

Trentino-Alto Adige
16.6 km
517 m
517 m
A short, yet challenging ride around Arco, testing both your physical fitness and bike handling skills.
Severe
Private
781. Mountain & Garda Bike (All Mountain)

781. Mountain & Garda Bike (All Mountain)

Riva del Garda
217.1 km
7,805 m
7,805 m
4 territories, 218 km, 10,000 ascent: this is the *Mountain & Garda Bike* loop, a unique route between Lake Garda, Valle di Ledro, Monte Bondone and Brentonico.
Severe
Private
734. Malga Grassi

734. Malga Grassi

Trentino-Alto Adige
23.3 km
1,099 m
1,099 m
A classic of Garda Trentino with climbs to satisfy the most serious cyclist. The route is also suitable for the battery charge of current e-bikes. The first part has an insidious (but avoidable) descent
Severe
Private