Cycling & Mountain Biking
at Alpenhotel Montafon in Schruns, Vorarlberg
Montafon, including its side valleys such as Silbertal, Gauertal and Gargellen, is a paradise for all bikers. Whether laid-back or extreme, young or old, along flat bike paths or up steep mountainsides: in Montafon, everyone is destined to find their own favorite route.
General info about biking:
- Mountain biking tours in Montafon:
6 difficult, 19 intermediate, 5 easy
- 860 cycle paths and MTB trails
- 26,932 vertical meters
- Weather information at the reception
- Energy pack
Your cycling & biking advantages at our Alpenhotel
- an ergonomic bike that meets your personal needs,
- that has been painstakingly maintained before every mountain tour, so that you return safe & sound
For guests who appreciate leisurely rides along bicycle paths and paved roads
Do you need a bike for a brief trip into town? Want to take a short ride to explore the nearby area? Want to feel the fresh wind in your face as you pedal along the banks of the Ill?
Available for you free of charge at our hotel (subject to demand and availability):
- E-city bikes
- City bikes
- Children’s bicycles
- Bikes with trailers for youngsters
For guests who don’t bring their own bike, we offer
- secure bike storage
- wash area
- facilities to dry out bike clothing
- laundry service
- Bike tools, repair stands and lubricants
- Links to all tours, interactive map, GPS tours
- Touring maps available at the reception
For guests who prefer challenging tours & don’t bring their own bike
In cooperation with INTERSPORT Montafon, the valley’s bike professionals, we offer the following opportunities: the latest mountain bikes, tailored to your needs. As our guest, you will receive a 10 % rebate on all rental equipment and even enjoy the convenience of being able to order online. If you order at least 3 days before you get here, your bike will be delivered to the hotel.
After a short intro on how to use an E-bike correctly and what to watch out for, you will be ready to go.
Incidentally: long tour – empty battery? In that case, head for the nearest E-bike station and either recharge or exchange your battery pack. In Montafon, we have built an extensive network of recharging stations such as these. All customers using a Bosch engine will be able to recharge their batteries at the stations listed.
For guests who want to “go electric” & rent out an E-bike
The mountains of Montafon can now be enjoyed by E-bike: Special E-bike routes have been created around the summits of the Rätikon, Verwall and in the Silvretta. You can find the E-bike that’s perfect for you at one of the many rental centers. Thanks to over 20 recharging stations, you are guaranteed never to run out of “juice”!
For all bikes borrowed from Intersport in Montafon, you even have the option of exchanging your battery without any wait at local rental shops or recharging stations. Swappable batteries can be recognized by the 2016 sticker. When planning your tours, please take note of when the various E-bike network partners are open.