Saalbach in summer
Saalbach/Hinterglemm is located southwest of Salzburg and offers an extensive trail network that is second to none. Once you have discovered the variety of trails in Saalbach, another paradise for bikers opens up when you descend the Wurzel Trail: the Epic Bike Park in Leogang.
The municipality of Saalbach-Hinterglemm is located southwest of Salzburg in the Pinzgau region. Saalbach is located in the so-called Glemmtal, a valley of the Saalach river. The municipality includes the villages Hinterglemm and Saalbach and belongs to the Kitzbühel Alps. The highest mountain is the Spielberghorn, a well-known "Bike & Hike" destination.
The mountains around the Glemmtal offer the ideal conditions for anyone who wants to get a real taste of Enduro. Hardly any other region offers such an extensive trail network. The trails vary not only between natural and laid out, but also in their difficulty. In Saalbach-Hinterglemm you can experience trail diversity in a small area as a beginner but also as an advanced biker. Culinary delights during a cozy break on the terrace of the Spielberghaus (which belongs to the parents of downhill pro Vali Höll) included.
Weather during the travel period
Saalbach-Hinterglemm is located in the Alps, which makes the period between the end of May and the beginning of October ideal for biking. During these months it is pleasantly warm and the weather is usually stable. Nevertheless, it can be cooler on the mountains and also the one or other raindrop joins the sunshine from time to time. This should be considered in your packing list.
Saalbach-Hinterglemm has a continental climate. This means that it is warm in summer and cold in winter.
Culture & Leisure
In Saalbach-Hinterglemm you can experience fun and action not only on the bike. Numerous other outdoor activities are waiting to be explored by you.
From high ropes park, mini golf and "Jump & Slide", Saalbach-Hinterglemm offers a variety of activities that provide action and fun. There are also extensive options for families outside of the bike park trails: motor skills trail, family park and adventure pool are just a few of them. Bad weather program desired? The Felsentherme Bad Gastein and the Tauern Spa in Kaprun await you nearby.
Around Saalbach-Hinterglemm there are also some sights for an excursion: The Salzwelten, for example, offer exciting insights into salt mining. In addition, the city of Salzburg is not far from the Glemmtal. Other sights are the National Park Center, the House of Nature and Vötter's Oldtimer Museum in Kaprun.
For all bike freaks the stop at the Spielberghaus is a "must": The owners of the establishment are the parents of downhill pro Vali Höll. Exciting insider stories and casual bike facilities await you.
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