Mountain panorama Saalbach Hinterglemm
The bike circus Saalbach Hinterglemm: pure bliss for mountain bikers

Mountain bike trails & tours

Whether you are planning on conquering several summits as part of a group tour, want to push yourself further in difficult terrain, or are looking for a family-friendly cycling trip: As soon as the snow and the winter sports fans have left, the mountains around Saalbach Hinterglemm and Leogang get ready to welcome mountain bike enthusiasts form all over.


The view across the magnificent mountain panorama of the Hohe Tauern and the Leoganger Steinberge range are a dream come true for any mountain biker worth their salt! From easy panorama tours to strenuous marathons or difficult cross-country trails, the region of Saalbach Hinterglemm in the Salzburger Land has a bike adventure and mountain bike tour for everyone, independent of their level of skill.

Mountain biking Saalbach Hinterglemm panorama
Moutain biking Saalbach Hinterglemm panorama
Panorama picture mountain biking Saalbach Hinterglemm
Mountain biker out and about in Saalbach Hinterglemm
Mountain biker against mountain panorama
The most popular biking routes in Saalbach Hinterglemm

The top mountain bike tours in your holiday region

We have compiled an overview of the most popular mountain bike tours in the categories easy, medium and difficult for you:

Easy tours:

  • Schattberg east/west tour. Altitude difference; 1,368m; 31km
  • Talschluss tour. Altitude difference: 400m; 19km
  • Bärenbach tour: Altitude difference: 1,368m; 23.5km
  • Bergstadl tour. Altitude difference: 525m; 11km

Medium tours:

  • Wetterkreuz tour. Altitude difference: 814m; 18 km
  • Tiroler Runde. Altitude difference: 1,798m; 47.6km
  • Huber Hochalm tour. Altitude difference: 680m; 19.2km
  • Panoramaalm tour. Altitude difference: 680m; 22.8km

Difficult tours:

  • Zwölferkogel-Ellmaualm. Altitude difference: 1,093m; 19.5km
Group of mountain bikers taking a rest
Professional bike coaching

Practice sessions in the technique training park

At the Bike Parcours Saalbach Hinterglemm, you may improve your technique with professional MTB-Academy coaches and get ready for more difficult obstacles in a step-by-step process. Improve your technique and methods in the low-risk environment of the technique training park before tackling the actual trails and tours.

E-biker in Saalbach Hinterglemm
Top bike events in Saalbach Hinterglemm

Glemmride Festival & World Games of Mountainbiking

In early July every year, the Glemmride Bike Festival, a legendary freeride event, takes place here, with a programme that includes fantastic freerides, gravity competitions, parties and workshops. The Glemmride Bike Festival is a bike event for the whole family while on summer holiday in Saalbach Hinterglemm.

In September, Saalbach Hinterglemm hosts the World Games of Mountain Biking, where motivated and ambitious mountain bikers show off their skills on a range of tours, from Cross-Country races to Downhill competitions. Join us for this unique mountain bike festival in the Pinzgau region, either as a spectator or as one of the athletes.

The sauna, steam bath and panorama quiet room in the wellness oasis of the hotel Das Zwölferhaus make for a perfect end of your day in the saddle in Saalbach Hinterglemm. Unwind both on a physical and a mental level, in the soothing warmth of our hotel wellness area, while reflecting on your glorious bike tour. Afterwards, enjoy a lie-down in our comfortable rooms or a warm summer's evening on the balcony.

Treat yourself to an unforgettable mountain bike and cycling holiday in the Pinzgau region in the Salzburger Land: Send us your non-binding inquiry now to kick-start the process!