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Villages route

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  • On the way to Präz
    / On the way to Präz
    Photo: Viamala Tourismus
  • / Thusis Neudorfstrasse
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  • / Dorf Masein
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  • / Flerden
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Angenehme Biketour durch die idyllischen Dörfer des nördlichen Heinzenberges.
open
moderate
Distance 30 km
3:00 h
754 m
754 m
Pleasant Bike tour through the idyllic villages of the northerly Heinzenberg.

Starting point of this villages route is Thusis. On the valley level you ride up to the station of Rothenbrunnen. Now you ride on the forest trail to the village Präz. This is the part, where you put back the most difference in altitude. After Präz you pass the villages Dalin, Sarn, Portein and Flerden.

As a crowning finish you return via the village Masein to the initial point of the tour the village Thusis. Due to its central location Thusis is starting point of many excursions, hikes and bike tours.

This route is sign posted (Nr.622).

Note(s)
The villages Thusis, Präz, Dalin, Sarn, Portein, Flerden and the station of Rothenbrunnen are reached with the postal van. For the timetable and further informations please inquire you at the Internet.

See also
Gästeinformation Viamala
Bahnhof
CH-7430 Thusis
Tel.: +41 (0)81 650 90 30
E-Mail: info@viamala.ch
Internet: www.viamala.ch

Postal van timetable, Internet: http://www.fahrplanfelder.ch/

Restaurants: http://www.viamala.ch/sommer/aufenthalt-angebote/gastronomie/thusis-heinzenberg.html

Author’s recommendation

Mit ihrer zentralen Lage ist die Ortschaft Thusis Ausgangspunkt für viele Ausflüge, Wanderungen und Bikerouten.
Difficulty
S1 moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,249 m
Lowest point
622 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Viamala Raststätte Thusis AG
Restaurant Bergmühle
Restaurant Schäfli
Café «Im Park»

Tips and hints

Viamala Tourismus
7430 Thusis
Tel.: +41 81 650 90 30
E-Mail: info@viamala.ch
Internet: www.viamala.ch

Start

Thusis, Migros parking (708 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'753'153E 1'173'486N
DD
46.695006, 9.441147
DMS
46°41'42.0"N 9°26'28.1"E
UTM
32T 533728 5171366
w3w 
///survivor.traded.indicated

Destination

Thusis, Migros Parkplatz

Turn-by-turn directions

Thusis - Rothenbrunnen Bahnhof - Präz - Dalin - Sarn - Portein - Flerden - Masein - Thusis

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Die Dörfer Thusis, Präz, Dalin, Sarn, Portein, Flerden, Masein sowie der Bahnhof Rothenbrunnen sind mit dem PostAuto erreichbar. Weitere Informationen zum Fahrplan entnehmen Sie der SBB-Webseite: www.sbb.ch

Getting there

Thusis erreichen Sie auf der A13 wenn Sie die Ausfahrt 22-Thusis-Süd nehmen.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'753'153E 1'173'486N
DD
46.695006, 9.441147
DMS
46°41'42.0"N 9°26'28.1"E
UTM
32T 533728 5171366
w3w 
///survivor.traded.indicated
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Biking

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass

Technical Equipment for Mountain Biking

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Status
open
Difficulty
S1 moderate
Distance
30 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
754 m
Descent
754 m
Public-transport-friendly Refreshment stops available Scenic Circular route Singletrail/Free ride

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