Spring activities in Ruhpolding: walking trails, cycling, mountain biking

Walking Trails

Ruhpolding offers a variety of walking trails suitable for all ages and fitness levels. The Ruhpolding Fairy Tale Forest offers a mysterious, mystical place to explore. It is said to have been created in the 13th century by a huge collapse of the rock wall, creating a magical place with caves and everything covered in moss. The Fairy Tale Forest is a true place of magic that will enchant you. Another popular walking trail is the "Round Hike" around the Lödensee. The lake is surrounded by a forest and provides an idyllic setting for a relaxed walk. For those who like a challenge, there are also many hiking trails in the surrounding mountains.


Ruhpolding is a paradise for cyclists, with many routes through breathtaking landscapes. There are flat routes along the Traun river that are perfect for families with children or leisurely bike rides. For more ambitious cyclists, there are challenging routes through the mountains that can push your physical limits. One of the most famous routes is the "Chiemsee Circuit", which starts from Ruhpolding and runs along the Chiemsee lake. This route is about 60 kilometers long and offers spectacular views of the lake and mountains.

Mountain Biking

Ruhpolding is also a premier destination for mountain biking. With numerous trails and routes, it's a true paradise for adventure seekers. One of the most popular routes is the "Rauschberg Tour", which follows the Traun river and then goes steeply uphill. The route offers some of the most spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Another option is the "Unternberg Tour", which leads through the forest and along the ridges. With steep ascents and rapid descents, this route is a challenge for experienced mountain bikers.

Whether you're looking for a relaxed walk, a leisurely bike ride, or a challenge, Ruhpolding offers something for everyone. Book your holiday today and experience the beauty of nature in this unique region!

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