Kronplatz – MTB Enduro Tour

After a stormy night – 3450 lightnings were counted over Southern Tyrol – we got up not too late to start for the enduro tour that I found on the WWW -> Enduro Tour St. Lorenzen. We climbed a bit more than 900 height meters without any decent with an average percentage gradient of around 10%,…

Kronplatz – Hike around St. Lorenzen

Hiking was on the schedule for today. As there were no hiking routes suggested in the WWW around the camp site, we created our own route using outdooractive.com. It was super hot today, so we felt like melting walking up the hill at the beginning of the track. Entering the forest trail was a relief….

Kronplatz – Camping Ansitz Wildberg – Day 1

We arrived in Sankt Lorenzen yesterday, after a super quick stop in Innsbruck, where we mainly just walked around the old town centre close to the river Inn and had some lunch. Today it was about to explore the downhill / freeride offerings at Kronplatz. What a view from Kronplatz on the Dolomites! This is…

Sölden Bike Republic – Day 2

Perfect weather today – sunny, warm and dry. We decided to buy another half day ticket today, as we wouldn’t be able to ride a whole day downhill anyhow. My arms, back and shoulders are already hurting from yesterday. We started the downhill fun with the Nene trail, even if rated as difficult we were…

Sölden Camping & Bike Republic – Day 1

So after a long drive to Sölden, we have spent our first night in a camper van at Camping Sölden. Unfortunately the weather forgot that we are on our summer vacation right now, and has welcomed us in Austria with rain and fog. During the night it was around 5°C outside, suprisingly I did not freeze…

2 more days to go …

  … until a hopefully adventurous 4 weeks vacation with a 5,40 meters short camper van, 2 persons, 2 enduro bikes (Canyon Strives) and tons of equipment will start. So right – everything should be already well prepared – packing list, shopping, … but so far what we managed to get organized is the van…