These tours are designed for the avid mountain biker who wants to experience the perfect day on his or her bike without getting lost in extreme terrain. Many alpine routes and technical downhills.
Kondition: Daily routes of up to 1700 meters elevation gain on sometimes rough trails. Regular mountain biking riding is a given. A certain amount of Transalp training is required.
Fahrtechnik: You know your mountain bike as sports equipment. Not in extreme terrain, but you're fine with riding on narrow paths and root paths. Small steps and sometimes pushing your bike for a short stretch aren't a problem.
Only for experienced mountain bikers. Good riding skills and good physical condition are prerequisites. On long climbs, strength must be employed in an optimal manner. Tricky downhills require full concentration. Full suspension and disc brakes are recommended here.
Kondition: Regular mountain bike training is a part of how you spend your free time. Daily routes of up to 2000 m elevation gain on MTB terrain are familiar. Sections where the bike has to be carried are possible.
Fahrtechnik: Riding over small steps and root sections is part of your standard repertoire and is welcome. You view difficult trail passages as an interesting challenge. You should have sure footing in mountain terrain. You enjoy fast as well as technical downhills.