Obererbs

Elm

Martinsloch Elm

Martinsloch Elm

Village 2

Village 2

Elm Ämpächli

Elm Ämpächli

Elm Munggä Hüttä

Elm Munggä Hüttä

In the valley where the ex-ski star Vreni Schneider started her amazing career, where the Swiss "Zitronenbrause" comes from, and where the famous Martinsloch is located, a magnificent biking area awaits discovery. In the region where slates and Ziegerstöckli are produced, one single trail follows after the other. Around you, the fascinating mountain giants of the Alps of Glarus are the backdrop of your tour. Elm awaits you!

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Technical information

Begin and end of tour: Elm
Technical requirements: medium difficulty
Physical fitness: medium difficulty
Distance: 19.1 km
Total altitude meters: 900 m
Biking time: 01:30 - 02:30 (hours, minutes)
Elevation start and end of tour: 977 m
Season: May - October
Panorama: Very beautiful views of the Glarner Alps
Gastronomy: Elm, Ämpächli, Winter hut Obererbs
Overnight: Elm
Access starting point: By train to Schwanden. From there by bus to Elm
Access point of arrival: Elm
Literature: Bike-Explorer

Description

This tour, which has a medium level of difficulty, leads across the Obererbs Alp (where the ski hut entices visitors to make a rest stop), via majestic trails past Ämpächli, down to Elm. The enormous mountain giants of the Glarus Alps in the center of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Sardona Tectonic Arena form the backdrop for the tour.

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The careful planning of a tour will ensure that you also derive the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from it. Please take the time to contact the local information centre and enquire about route and weather conditions before setting off. Your intended trail may be fully or partially closed, depending on the time of year and weather conditions.

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