A short but worthwhile mountain bike tour to the Stuibenfall - Tyrol's biggest Waterfall.
The starting point of the route is at the Mure car park in the center of Umhausen. From there you cycle towards the church and turn left at the bridge into Sandgasse. You drive along the village next to the village stream to a crossroads where you choose the middle of the three streets. Follow the course of the road until you reach the fields. Here you choose the left road and comfortably cycle along the paved path, which soon turns into a gravel path. Past the legendary "Stuibennannele" to the Waldcafe Stuböbele. Park your bike at the bridge and walk the last few meters to the foot of the waterfall. There you can admire the unique natural spectacle.
Safety informationFamily-friendly trekking or MTB route suitable also for standard bicycles, offering good road or trail surface (gravel, asphalt or similar surface). The gentle climbs do not require special skills, cycling techniques or above average stamina. Enjoyable cycling is the main priority.
Getting thereThe car drive to the Ötztal valley. Situated in Tirol, the Ötztal valley set off in southerly direction and is the longest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to the entrance of the vallly and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the country roads. A route planner will show you the easiest and most convenient way: https://www.google.at/maps.
ParkingThe following parking facilities are available in Umhausen:
- Parkplatz Mure, kostenfrei
32T 646181 5222540
EquipmentApproproate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, helmet, gloves, glasses, GPS device or detailed maps. If there is no hut on the way please bring a snack and enough to drink.
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