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Mountain Biking in 922 Choltal Trail Emmetten Bike Arena, Lucerne, Switzerland

Trail length:
13.2 km/8.3 mi round trip
Elevation difference:
724 m/2375 ft
Physical condition:
Excellent
Level:
Experienced
Lucerne is the capital of the Canton of Lucerne and the district of Lucerne. It is situated on the shore of Lake Lucerne with a sight of Rigi and Mount Pilatus on the Swiss Alps, in the north central Switzerland, the German speaking part of the country. Lucerne is the most populous city in central Switzerland and a nexus of telecommunications, government and transportation of this region. Lucerne has always been a very attractive destination for tourists.

Emmetten lies near Lucerne, a sporting heaven for all kind of athletes. In Emmetten, there is an awesome Bike Arena that will satisfy even the most quirky rider. The whole arena covers a huge area with countless trails and riding possibilities. One of the trails that is very popular among Mountain Bike Freeriders is 922 Choltal.

It is a challenging single track which is a round trip that covers the area Emmetten – Stockhuette – Choltal – Emmetten in a distance of 13.2 km /8.3 mi long and with an elevation difference of 724 m /2375 ft. The track can be reached with the cable car to the cabin floor.

Then the track starts on the well developed gravel road following the route 922 towards Schwalmisflanke, where a technically challenge descent into the romantic Choltal follows. The technical driving skills can be tested here for your heart and kidney conditions.

The Choltalbach offers challenging downhill after your break from the demanding ascent. It is recommended that you will bring food and have a picnic on the top and then continue the crazy downhill to Choltal. On the road, the path leads back to the Mietcenter. Try this amazing ride and exercise for your whole body and soul.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Basel
60.5 miles/97.1 km, 1 hour 6 minutes
Head northwest on Münsterplatz, take the first turn left to stay on Münsterplatz, the Münsterplatz turns slightly left and becomes Rittergasse, turn left into St. Alban-Graben, continue to Wettsteinbrücke, continue to Wettsteinstrasse, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit to Grenzacherstrasse, turn right at Schwarzwaldbrücke, take the exit Luzern / Bern / Delémont / Zürich / Basel-Süd, enter the A2/A3, keep right, follow signs for Luzern / Gotthard / Bern / Arisdorf, keep left, follow signs for A1/Gotthard/Luzern/Zürich/Rothrist enter the A1/A2/E35, keep right, follow signs for Gotthard / Luzern / Reiden, take exit 26-Luzern to Zentrum / Küssnacht a.R, merge onto Route 2, turn left into Pilatusstrasse / Route 2, continue to follow the Route 2, turn right at Bahnhofplatz / Route 9, turn right at Robert-Zund-Strasse/Route 9, take the first left turn into Frohburgstrasse / Route 9, slight left at Europaplatz, turn left to stay on Europaplatz, turn right at Werftsteg.
BY CAR FROM Bern
70.3 miles/113 km, 1 hour 15 minutes
Head south on Bundesplatz to Kochergasse, turn left into Kochergasse, turning right at Casinoplatz, continue to Kirchenfeldbrücke, continue to Thunstrasse, go through 1 roundabout, at the roundabout, take the 3rd exit towards Ostring / Route 6, turn right at Freudenbergerplatz, take the exit toward Zürich / Basel / Lausanne / Fribourg / Biel / Bienne, join the A6, keep left, follow signs for Zürich / Basel / Kirchberg, keep left, follow signs for E35/A2/Zürich/Gotthard/Luzern/Rothrist, keep right, follow signs for Gotthard / Luzern / Reiden, take exit 26-Luzern to Zentrum / Küssnacht a.R, merge onto Route 2, turn left into Pilatusstrasse / Route 2, continue to follow the Route 2, turn right at Bahnhofplatz / Route 9, turn right at Robert-Zund-Strasse/Route 9, take the first left turn into Frohburgstrasse / Route 9, slight left at Europaplatz, turn left to stay on Europaplatz, turn right at Werftsteg.
BY AIR
Zurich Airport,
42.4 km/68 km
BY TRAIN

Take a train from anywhere in Switzerland and disembark at Lucerne central station.

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Summer/Autumn 2016-2017

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River Rafting, Wind Tunnel Flying & Outdoor activities in Sion, Switzerland.

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