Bike Arena by Austrian Sports Resorts-BSFZ Obertraun
Attention mountain bikers! With the BSFZ bike Arena, an international hot spot for cross country has been created in Obertraun in the Salzkammergut. A challenge for professionals and ideal for basic training of MTB beginners. In the BSFZ Bike Arena Obertraun, you can experience pure mountain bike fun that includes everything a mountain biker could wish for.
Mountain biking fun on 4.1 kilometresThe 4.1 km circular tour interspersed with diverse passages such as the Rock Gardens takes you over hill and dale. The bike arena is located in a 5-ha area of the Österreichische Bundesforste (ÖBF - Austrian federal forests) between the Krippensteinbahn cableway station and the Gjaidbahn cableway station. Hobby Bikers will find a challenging and fun track at the Bike Park where they can improve their biking technique and test new limits on secure grounds. For Cross Country professionals, the new track presents a training possibility that is unparalleled on a top international level. Even international events such as European Cup/World Cup races are already planned in the coming years. Already in May 2015, the venue received high praise from professionals as well as young talents at the Dachstein-Salzkammergut Spring Bike race weekend!
Discipline: MTB Cross Country
Track length: 4.1 km
Elevation: 209 m
Area: 5 ha mixed forest (ÖBF property)
Construction period: 7 months (completed in July 2014)
Special: Pump track of 1,000 sqm directly on the BSFZ Obertraun premises
Construction costs: € 250,000
Utilised as an international training and competition track.
Also an attractive location for company events such as product presentations.
Great addition to the leisure activities offered in the region for tourists and day guests.
Pumptrack as a great add-onThe icing on the cake that is the BSFZ Obertraun Pumptrack of approximately 1,000 sqm where old and young alike can blow off steam. On a Pumptrack, you bike without pedaling. On the waves, the body is pressed downward first and shortly before the highest point, it is pushed upward again in order to gain speed. Once you get a hang of the technique, you will never want to leave the 239 m long track. Overall, the BSFZ Bike Arena Obertraun offers an unparalleled complete package of fun for mountain bikers.
daily from 07:30 a.m. to 07:30 p.m.
- opened daily
515 mAccessibility / arrival
You can reach us
by car - A1 Westautobahn (Western freeway) exit „Regau/ Salzkammergut“, from there via Bad Ischl and Hallstatt to Obertraun. Going north on the A7 until the “Eben im Pongau” exit. From there via Annaberg, Gosau, and Hallstadt to Obertraun. Or you can follow the B145 federal road via Bad Aussee to Obertraun.
by train - to the ”Obertraun-Dachsteinhöhlen” train station, from there on foot ca. 1 km to the BSFZ Bike Arena.
- Parking space: 20
Adult day ticket € 12,00
Teenagers 15-18 years € 8,00
Children € 5,00
Discount with the Salzkammergutcard
- All weather
- Suitable for groups
- Suitable for schools
- Suitable for kids (3 - 14 Year)
- Suitable for kids (all ages)
- Suitable for single travelers
- Suitable for friends
- Suitable for couples
- Suitable for children
Please get in touch for more information.