Unrivaled flow starting below the Middle Station of Gaislachkogl mountain gondola, leading down to the valley floor: myriad waves, wall ride and 130 turns are spread on this 5.6 km long trail which puts a huge smile on every biker's face. No matter if you are a beginner, an advanced rider, an enduro fan or freeride pro: Ride it, feel it, love it!
TEÄRE LINE has already become a little legend among bikers who love playful and varied lines. This ultimate Flow Trail leads from the middle station of Gaislachkogl Mountain Gondola straight down to the village center, featuring wall ride, a superb wooden snail and some 130 flowing turns that remind of surfing on two wheels. TEÄRE LINE promises a maximum of fun also for less experienced bikers while many waves and turns offer action-packed downhill biking for pros.
Ötztal dialect word for stubborn, headstrong, willful – to cut one's own path
Best time of year
Appropriate Equipment Rules! We strongly recommend to wear protective bike gear (knee and elbow pads, helmet, back protector, ...) on all lines, trails, enduro tracks and mountain bike routes within the BIKE REPUBLIC SÖLDEN. Enter the Republic only with a bike that meets current quality standards.
Gaislachkogl Mountain Gondola - Middle Station (2,115 m) (2116 m)
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Gaislachkogl Mountain Gondola - Base Station (1,485 m)
You keep to right at the middle station of Gaislachkogl Mountain Gondola, after about 150 meters you reach the access to the BIKE REPUBLIC SÖLDEN. First you follow EEBME LINE (6005) towards the start of TEÄRE LINE (6003). The almost 6 km long TEÄRE LINE boasts 130 turns until you reach the base station of Mittelstation Chair Lift. Now you can choose between the highly demanding Schtecklar Trail (6013), leading down to the Pump Track Rolling next to the base station Gaislachkogl Mountain Gondola, or the asphalt road to the gondola station.
Public transport friendly
Arriving by Train
Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing train ride to the train station in Ötztal Bahnhof. The public bus lines to all holiday resorts in the valley (direction Obergurgl) leave directly in front of the train station. The bus ride to Sölden takes about 1 – 1.5 hours.
All important details on bus timetables, direct connections and taxi services are available here.
WHERE IS SÖLDEN?
Sölden is located in the West of Austria, more exactly in the Province of TIROL. It nestles amidst the ÖTZTAL Valley, a south-facing side valley of the Inntal.
Best travel route from the West:
From Vorarlberg to Tirol via Arlberg Pass or through Arlberg Tunnel (S 16 Federal Road) - direction Landeck - change to A 12 Autobahn (direction Innsbruck) - exit: Ötztal after driving through Roppener Tunnel - on B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
From the North:
- Bad Tölz - Achen Pass - B 181 Federal Road - Jenbach - A 12 Autobahn towards Innsbruck (direction Bregenz) - exit: Ötztal - B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
- Pfronten - Reutte - Fernpass - Imst - A 12 Autobahn (direction Innsbruck) - exit: Ötztal after driving through Roppener Tunnel or on B 171 Federal Road to Ötztal (no Vignette toll-sticker required!) - B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
- Garmisch Partenkirchen - Ehrwald - Lermoos - Fernpass - Imst - A 12 Autobahn (direction Innsbruck) – exit: Ötztal after driving through Roppener Tunnel or on B 171 Federal Road to Ötztal (no Vignette toll-sticker required!) - B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
- Garmisch Partenkirchen - Mittenwald - Scharnitz - Seefeld - Telfs - A 12 Autobahn (direction Bregenz) - exit: Ötztal or on B 171 Federal Road to Ötztal (no Vignette toll-sticker required!) - B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
From the East:
Munich or Salzburg - A 93 Autobahn to Kufstein - A 12 Autobahn (direction Bregenz) via Innsbruck – exit: Ötztal - B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
From the South:
From Bozen/Bolzano towards Brenner Pass (toll road) – on Brenner Autobahn via Schönberg toll station (direction Innsbruck) to Innsbruck - then change to A 12 Autobahn (direction Bregenz) – exit: Ötztal - B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Sölden
There are ample parking areas and covered parking garages at the base stations of Gaislachkogl and Giggijoch Mountain Gondolas. Parking is free of charge between 8.00 am and 7.00 pm!
Night-time parking of motor cars is subject to a charge and allowed only in the parking garage next to Gaislachkogl Mountain Gondola: