Mountainbike - Drei Marken


This is a beautiful, challenging mountain bike tour in the neighbouring region of the Ammergau Alps that requires condition!

Mountainbiketour Drei Marken - Blick in die Ammergauer
Mountainbiketour Drei Marken - Blick in die Ammergauer - © Source: Das Blaue Land / Simon Bauer
  • Type Mountainbiking
  • Difficulty medium
  • Duration 3:00 h
  • Distance 31,1 km
  • Ascent 795 m
  • Descent 809 m
  • Lowest point 659 m
  • Highest point 1276 m
The tour starts at the edge of the village of Grafenaschau. The route proceeds over forest roads uphill towards “Drei Marken” on a surface that is perfect for bikes. We will pass the Angerlhütte alpine hut during our ascent.

After a short downhill passage the route continues uphill towards the mountain saddle known as “Drei Marken-Sattel”. Now we can let go and enjoy the ride.

The route initially proceeds on gravel, and then on tar downhill towards Unterammergau via agricultural roads to Altenau and Saulgrub. Once we have passed Bad Kohlgrub, we follow the Lindenbach stream back to Grafenaschau.

In order to guarantee a smooth cycling tour we recommend the following equipment:


  • Bicycle helmet
  • Gloves
  • Short or long cycling pants
  • Short or long jersey
  • Rain jacket
  • Good shoes, possibly with click-in mechanism
  • Sunglasses
  • Drinking system
  • Food
  • First aid kit
  • GPS device + second set of batteries
  • Up-to-date map (scale 1:50,000)
  • Spare inner tube, pump
  • Tools
  • Camera
  • Money
The tour has been arranged to the best of our knowledge. There is no guarantee for the accuracy of statements. The tour occurs at your own risk and can be linked with the risks that always usually exist when taking part in activities in the mountains. Any liability is excluded.

Please always be considerate of pedestrians and hikers. Draw attention to yourself in due time, reduce speed, and dismount and push the bike on narrow trails. We call for respectful cooperation among hikers and bikers.

In case of emergency, please notify the nearest rescue coordination centre. Regardless of location, you can reach this throughout Germany under the telephone number 112.

From Munich via the A95 motorway and St2062 state road as well as from Garmisch-Partenkirchen via the federal highway B2 and St2062 state road.
Hiking parking lot at the football field

Please note: guests in “The Blue Land” and the “Ammergau Alps” regions can park free of charge at a variety of municipal parking areas (maximum parking time may not be exceeded) with the electronic guest card or the KönigsCard.

Bus stop: Grafenaschau Birkenallee

Bus lines:

9621 Murnau - Seehausen - Grafenaschau

Guests in “The Blue Land” and the “Ammergau Alps” regions can use a variety of bus lines free of charge with the electronic guest card or the KönigsCard. You can obtain further information at:

Kartenmaterial erhalten Sie in den Tourist-Infos sowie in den Gemeindeverwaltungen im Blauen Land. Gerne können Sie Prospekte über unser Prospektbestellungstool unter bestellen.

Map and arrival

Elevation profile