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Mountain biking – in Vipiteno/Sterzing and Racines/Ratschings

While in other places, mountain bikers ride in the slipstream of others, the biking area around Racines/Ratschings is an insider tip. Our hotel in Racines/Ratschings is the perfect starting point to discover Vipiteno/Sterzing and its surroundings by mountain bike.Steep climbs and rapid descents make for indescribable feelings of happiness. The countless trails by mountain bike near Vipiteno/Sterzing are a real treat for all the senses. Not only do passionate mountain bikers love the area, racing cyclists do too. After all, the Passo di Monte Giovo/Jaufenpass is considered one of the most beautiful Alpine passes and is at the top of the bucket list of racing cyclists.Experience the boundless freedom on two wheels and book your dream holiday at our hotel in Racines/Ratschings now. Enjoy a holiday that revolves around mountain biking in Vipiteno/Sterzing and surroundings.

Hotel Kalcherhof – for mountain biking near Vipiteno/Sterzing

Excellent food, relaxing nights, and incredible bike experiences – this is the magic formula for your holiday in Racines/Ratschings. The Sporthotel Kalcherhof is the perfect accommodation for mountain bikers who want to explore Vipiteno/Sterzing and its fabulous side valleys. Here’s what you can expect:

  • A lockable bicycle compartment with parking device
  • A workshop corner with repair stand, tools, lubricant, and compressor
  • Laundry service on request and for a fee
  • Hire of high-quality racing bikes (30.00 euros per day), normal mountain bikes (free of charge), professional mountain bikes (10.00 euros per day), and e-bikes (25.00 euro per day)
  • Every Monday, a guided tour with the mountain bike in the Vipiteno/Sterzinger area

MTB in Vipiteno/Sterzing and surroundings for free spirits

Let go of stress and start pedalling, because mountain biking in Vipiteno/Sterzing and its surroundings will make your wildest dreams come true. In this magnificent biking area south of the Brennero/Brenner, you will literally cross borders. The countless trails for mountain biking near Vipiteno/Sterzing lead you through dense forests, up to scenic passes and through remote mountain valleys. Directly in front of our sports hotel in Racines/Ratschings, the mountain bike tour to the Passo di Monte Giovo/Jaufenpass starts, which leads you through the Val Giovo/Jaufental to Casalupa/Schluppers and further to our mountain hut Jaufenhaus or to the Edelweiß hut. After a break, the trail continues over the picturesque ridge to the Monte Piatto/Platschjoch and over the flowing trail to Casateia/Gasteig and back to the hotel. Further worthwhile mountain biking tours near Vipiteno/Sterzing lead you to the Giogo di Racines /Ratschingsjoch, to the huts: Martalm, Moarerbergalm, or Prischeralm, to the Monte Cavallo/Rosskopf or to the Aglsbodenalm hut. The choice is yours!

Racing bike or mountain bike? That’s the question in Vipiteno/Sterzing

Our motto: no mercy for your calves. When you explore Vipiteno/Sterzing, Racines/Ratschings, and Ridanna/Ridnaun by racing bike or mountain bike, you will get quite the workout in. The absolute highlight for every racing cyclist is to conquer the Passo di Monte Giovo/Jaufenpass, which connects the Wipptal in Austria with Val Passiria/Passeier. With a view of the impressive mountain world, it goes curve after curve up to the pass, which is considered one of the most beautiful in the Alps. Once at the top, you can take a short break either in the mountain hut Jaufenhaus or in the Edelweiß hut before returning to the valley. Nature lovers are thrilled by the ride over the Passo di Pènnes/Penserjoch into the untouched Val Sarentina/Sarntal, while the pros follow the routes of the Ötztal Marathon. Would you rather take it easy? Then hire one of our high-quality e-bikes. With enough power, you can discover the beautiful mountain world very comfortably. Full speed ahead – with the e-mountain bike in Vipiteno/Sterzing and surroundings!

In our wellness hotel in Racines/Ratschings in South Tyrol, you can quickly recharge your batteries after mountain biking in Vipiteno/Sterzing and the surrounding area. A jump into the refreshing water, a visit to the sauna, a massage by our skilled staff, and our culinary creations ensure that your strength returns in no time at all.

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