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633 Medergen

Mountainbiking · Plessur
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    Photo: Nina Mattli, Arosa Tourismus
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After a brief warm-up ride to Litzirüti, you need good climbing skills. These are rewarded with fabulous impressions and an equally fabulous single track once you reach the top. The descent to Litzirüti allows your muscles to relax before the final ascent demands a last push.
moderate
27.3 km
2:30 h
1200 m
1200 m

In addition to scenic highlights this circular tour offers cultural aspects as it passes through intact Walser settlements giving you a chance to reflect on life in the past. From Arosa you go to Litzirüti via the reservoir. From there it's best to take the initial ascent slowly as the ride up to Medergen is long and steep. But the beautifully sun-worn houses beckon from afar with not a single out-of-place building spoiling the idyllic scene of this Walser settlement. The perfect place to take a break at the snug «Alpenrose» inn.

The ride to the Seebjiboden is much easier with renewed energy and offers a chance to enjoy the spectacular view down the Sapüner Valley and of the massif Chüpfenflue. Glorious single tracks give all riders a chance to have fun and test their technical skills. From Chüpfen a longish descent to Langwies lies ahead. Forest paths incorporating a 500-metre drop in altitude give an opportunity to cruise leisurely and take in the view of the Schanfigger Valley.

After crossing the Plessur River comes the final ascent. The first kilometres through the quiet forest take you to Litzirüti where you turn onto the familiar route to the reservoir - Arosa.

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2084 m
Lowest point
1234 m
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Safety information

Season

Beware: snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections.

Tips, hints and links

Contact

Arosa Tourismus

Poststrasse 

7050 Arosa 

Tel. +41 (0)81 378 70 20

arosa@arosa.ch 

www.arosa.ch  

Start

Arosa (1740 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.781910, 9.679584
UTM
32T 551875 5181153

Destination

Arosa

Turn-by-turn directions

Arosa - Litzirüti - Medergen - Litzirüti - Arosa

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Mit dem Zug bis Arosa

Getting there

Über die A13 auf die B3 nach Chur, anschließend auf einer gewundenen Bergstraße nach Arosa.

Parking

Parkmöglichkeiten an der Arosa Bergbahn.
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
27.3 km
Duration
2:30h
Ascent
1200 m
Descent
1200 m
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