MOUNTAINBIKING IN GRINDELWALD | EIGER | JUNGFRAUREGION | INTERLAKEN
grindelwald is located in the heart of switzerland, in the middle of the world‘s most impressive mountains - the alps. in the summer time many guests are traveling from asia to grindelwald, where the first priority of the trip is the jungfraujoch. the visitors of the jungfrau region are very international and therefore it‘s not rare to meet people with different cultures. grindelwald is also a mecca for hikers, climbers, paragliders and even adrenalin seekers who will find plenty of adventures here.
what can you expect in the bike arena all around grindelwald? the village lies at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level and the bike trails will take you to an altitude of 2,250 meters above sea level. most uphill trails are on paved roads with little traffic and an altitude difference of 1,000 meters is reached in no time. if you‘re looking for a flat bike ride in grindelwald, you will only find one: following the valley floor to interlaken.
you will most certainly like grindelwald if you‘re a marathon biker or road biker, if your exercise is performance-oriented and your physical condition can manage a climb for 1 to 2 hours.
at the right time (daytime) or under expert guidance of a local bike guide, you can ride the most incredible downhill rides amidst a beautiful almost kitschy mountain scenery. located in a wooded area at the oberer gletscher is a small bike park where you can practice your technical skills.
grindelwald is less suitable for families with children or mountain bike beginners. the long uphill rides ask for a good physical condition and the extensive sometimes steep descents require an experienced hand with the brakes.