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MTB Hahnenklee GPS Route

Demanding mountainbike tour starting in Hahnenklee, crossing Oberharzer mountain valleys and the mountain peaks of Schalke and Bocksberg The tour begins with varied descents in Grane-, Innerste and Schildautal valley near Seesen. From here it goes with steep ascents and descents, beautiful views and a few ponds over the mountain town of Wildemann to Clausthal-Zellerfeld. After about two thirds of the route, the Schalke is the highest point of the tour. The Schalke lookout tower is the oldest of four steel lookout towers in the Harz mountains and offers wide views of the surrounding Oberharz. The route continues down from the Schalke to the water reservoir Okertalsperre and then crosses the Rammelsberg mountain with a long descent down to the city Goslar. From here the longest ascent of the tour to the Bocksberg starts with around 450 vertical meters and steep inclines. The last descent leads directly from Bocksberg to Hahnenklee.

Altitude chart of this mountainbike-route:

Details from the GPS-track:

  • GPS-Track Länge88,0 kilometers
  • GPS-Track Höhenmeter2414 vertical metres
  • Tiefster Punkt274m(üNN) lowest point
  • GPS-Track Höchster Punkt758m(üNN) highest peak

File for GPS devices

The route can be downloaded as a .gpx file and transferred to a GPS-enabled device (e.g. Garmin or smartphone). The route starts near a larger parking place. The route is planned so that it can be used all year and in any weather condition. Nevertheless, it can happen that forest work in the forest temporarily closes paths or parts of the route have to be walked. Have fun on the tour!

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