Goslar is one of the largest towns around the Harz and lies in front of the northwestern foothills of the Harz. The old town of Goslar, as well as the former mine Rammelsberg, are among to the UNESCO World Heritage. The landscape north of Goslar consists of hilly land. To the south you can find steep mountain slopes of the Harz border with coniferous and deciduous forests, which are well suited for mountainbiking. Several deeply cutted valleys such as the Okertal or the Gosetal lead up to the Oberharz peaks of Schalke and Bocksberg. Three dams (Innerste-Talsperre, Grane-Talsperre dam and Oker-Talsperre) are also near to Goslar and shape the landscape. Goslar is a good choice for mountainbikers who are looking for a well tourist infrastructure and have no problem with a long climb after the start of a tour.
The following mountainbike tours start in Goslar. After you have chosen a blue, red or black MTB tour, you will find all the informations about the route: Description of the tour, pictures, tour data, starting point, parking options and altitude profile. All mountainbike routes in Harz are available as a free GPS track.