Level: Beginner
Length: 22 mi (35.4 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Loop
Elevation: +956/914 ft
Total: 19 riders

Mountain Biking Pfannenstiel

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#6 of 32 mountain bike trails in Switzerland
#4,767 in the world

Great workout on mix of double- and singletracks, with about 2,500 feet of elevation to climb. Can be pretty busy on weekends, especially on the singletracks close to Zurich.

First added by roundabaum on Jan 21, 2010. Last updated Apr 28, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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Getting there
Start in Zurich, Hottinger Platz tram station. Take road up to a little park, where you hit a singlle trail that leads up to the Dolder swimming pool. Take doubletrack gravel road to a peak with a wooden platform. Stay right and head down to Witikon Unterdorf. Carry bike down the stairs (or bike if you can) to singletrail that leads along a little river back to Zurich Balgrist. Head back up along the next river to Sennhof. Head to Forch via Oberhub. Cross bridge that leads over highway, then climb to Guldenen. Stay right and head to a doubletrack. Take a right onto singletrack, cross road, and continue on singletrack along river all the way to Wangen. Take a left and climb on asphalt road to Forch, where you hit another doubletrack. Head back on doubletracks and singletracks to the platform and the Dolder swimming pool. Take singletrack back to Zurich.
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