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Altenberg Round

Average Rating:    (3 of 5)

No. of Reviews: 1

Nice round for the weekend, because there are not too much "tourists". The trail begins with a broad fireroad-uphill. When the uphill is done and you can turn into the singletracks the fun begins. Most of the time the trails are really slippy, because the ground here is always wet and muddy, even in summer. But if you try riding Altenberg all year your ridingskills will emerge. There are a lot of small trails along one of the many small rivers. These tracks are quite fun to ride, because -if u know them- you can go really fast without risking too much. The uphills are short in comparison to other places and the main characters of the trails is more fun than work. Just a nice trip you should try if you can...
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Latitude
50.73471682490245
Longitude
13.7603759765625
Trail Directions
From Cologne take the A1 to Dortmund; exit to Burscheid/Altenberg. Follow the streetsigns to Altenberg and search for the parking lot "Schllerhof".
Trail Length
30 Km
Trail Level
Advanced
Trail Type
Singletrack
City/County
Cologne
   


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Review Date
January 31, 2003

Overall Rating
 3 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Once a week

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Reviewed by: Stefan , from Cologne

Summary:
It's a muddy hole throughout the year but it's a good place for beginners to improve their skills. There are some hidden trails there, where you can learn how to drop and to jump. Quite steep but short downhill trails. Take care of the weekend hikers. Sometimes they put obstacles in your way - mostly behind fast corners ! It's a fun place not a hard working place!



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