Tannheimer Tal

2020_RAD-MARATHON TT_56 km distance

Tannheim, Tirol, Österreich


Starting place: 6675 Tannheim
Destination: 6675 Tannheim

Duration:3 hours
Length: 55,64 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 400 m
Altitude difference (downhill): 400 m

Lowest point: 815 m
Highest point: 1153 m
Panoramic view: Dreamtour

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Gravel, Hiking trail
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Short description:
 The route leads from Tannheim via Grän to Pfronten and along the river Lech to Weißenbach.  With a gradient of about 5%, this pass is very easy to ride and fits perfectly to the scenic route. This 56 kilometre long route is particularly suitable for beginners and all those who want to take it easy and get a taste of event air. All types of bicycles are permitted. (racing bike, touring bike, mountain bike, e-bike)

Quality of experience: *****

Recommended season:

  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October


  • Loop

Starting from Tannheim directly from the centre towards Grän and downhill to Pfronten in the Ostallgäu and back to Tyrol. Through the small town of Vils, on to Musau and in the middle of the Lechauen up to Lechaschau on the B198 and turn right to Weißenbach am Lech. Turn right before the Johannes Bridge and through the scenic Black Water to Vorderhornbach, where the first refreshment stop is waiting. Turn left at the Martinauer Lechbrücke. This is the turning point and further through Stanzach to Weißenbach to the second refreshment station. Then turn left at the roundabout and cross the Gaichtpaß back into the Tannheimer Tal to the start and finish point in Tannheim.

Start in Tannheim, municipal office, village centre at the church through the village of Tannheim, on the B198 to the exit Tannheim Berg and further in direction Innergschwend to Grän/Lumberg. There turn left onto the L261 through the Engetal downhill to Pfronten until the main road in Pfronten Steinach. There turn right and follow the sign Vils/Reutte. After crossing the border through the small town of Vils and further to Stegen and turn right onto the L69 towards Musau, after Roßschläg/Bärenfalle onto the cycle path towards Oberletzten (motor vehicle ban) and in the middle of the Lechauen to Lechaschau. There, turn right before the church onto the B199 and through Höfen to Weißenbach am Lech. There at the roundabout turn right onto the B198 into the Tannheimer Tal. (There is also a refreshment station about 150 m in the direction of Lech Valley). At the roundabout drive up the Gaichtpaß in the direction of the Tannheimer Tal and along the Haldensee back to the starting point in Tannheim.

Safety guidelines:

Every cyclist from the age of 18 (of full age) is entitled to start. Participants from the age of 12 can participate in the 56 km distance in the company of their parents, or with the consent of their legal guardian. By paying the entry fee, the participant comprehensively accepts all of the organizer's conditions of participation. Participation is at your own risk! Furthermore, each participant declares to release the organizers from any civil or criminal liability for personal injury and/or property damage caused by or arising from the participant. The participant declares that he/she has trained sufficiently for the "Rad-Marathon Tannheimer Tal", that he/she is physically healthy and that his/her state of health has been medically confirmed.


In case of bad weather or other unforeseen events, the organiser is entitled to shorten the course and change the time limit.


The organizer can remove participants from the competition who do not follow the instructions.


Wearing a crash helmet is mandatory.

Each participant has to carry a spare tube on his own.

Escort vehicles are undesirable - please keep to this!

!!! No driving in the black water !!!


Racing bike is recommendable, touring bike is also very suitable.all types of bicycles are eligible to participate !!!

Additional information:
Starting point: 6675 Tannheim / Tannheimer Tal / Tyrol - Local centre Tannheim municipal office
Destination: 6675 Tannheim / Tannheimer Tal / Tyrol - Local centre Tannheim municipal office
Accessibility / arrival

Getting there

On the motorway A7 at the exit "Oy-Mittelberg" on the B310 towards Wertach and to Oberjoch. There follow the signposting "Tannheimer Tal" B199, exit Tannheim, Neunerköpfle mountain railway.

From the Tyrolean side via Reutte on the B198 towards Lechtal to Weißenbach, over the Gaichtpass along the B199 to the exit Tannheim, Neunerköpfle Bergbahn.

Public Transit
Mit dem Zug nach Sonthofen, Pfronten/Ried oder Reutte, weiter mit dem Bus nach Tannheim.

car park P3 in Tannheim - with costs
Most economical season:
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
2020_RAD-MARATHON TT_56 km distance
Informationsbüro Tannheim
Vilsalpseestraße 1
6675 Tannheim