Salzburg is the capital of the federal state of Salzburg and the fourth largest city in Austria. Salzburg is situated on the banks of the Salzach River at the northern boundary of the Alps. Salzburg is very famous as it represents the birth place of the 18th century composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Except from that, Salzburg is also known for its big sporting activity.
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Mountain Biking in Astun, Huesca, Aragon Spain
Astun offers many mountain bike trails but the main track is Ruso Canfranc Estacion. It is a 15.46 km/9.6 mi track in length, running from Astun, at a height of 1676 m/5498 ft, to Canfranc Estasion at 1246 m/4087 ft of altitude.
The first half of the track is uphill, reaching a maximum height of 2258 m/7408 ft. It is a difficult trail, appropriate for more experienced riders. There are training professionals that know the area very well, offering family or group trips to the natural environment of Astun. Bring your own equipment, or rent everything from nearby stores.