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MTB 48 Three-Lakes-Loop


On the way to an untouched natural paradise in the Chiemgau Alps.

  • Starting point Tourist-Info Reit im Winkl
  • location Reit im Winkl
  • distance 26.2 kilometres
  • duration 02:45 hours
  • maximum altitude 919 meters
  • minimum altitude 671 meters
  • altitude difference 390 ascending
  • altitude difference 390 descending
easy difficulty

Tour description:

Highlights on the tour: Rest on the natural shores of lakes Weitsee, Mittersee and Lödensee, nature reserve, rest options on the Lofer river (especially great with children).

From the tourist information office, follow the cycle path in the direction of Seegatterl / Ruhpolding along the crystal-clear Schwarzlofer river to Seegatterl. Continue in the direction of Ruhpolding to the Dürrfeldkreuz, here take the 50m detour to the Weitseeblick viewpoint!

The tour continues through "Little Canada", as the area of the three lakes is often called. Now it's a good bit downhill with a beautiful view of lake Weitsee, then we follow the bike path to the Wildbach ford. After about 300m take the small underpass of the main road and continue on the old embankment to lake Weitsee car park.

From here follow the road to the Jochberg junction. Here about 15 minutes uphill and over the Jochbergalmen to Reit im Winkl.

Catering option

Circular tour

Recommended months for this tour

Tips for this tour

Great bathing places, an ideal place for amateur photographers. Take a snack with you.


Arrival by car

Coming from Munich or Salzburg on the federal motorway Munich - Salzburg (A8 to Grabenstätt exit no. 109), continue in the direction of Marquartstein and on the well-developed German Alpine Road (B 305) to Reit im Winkl.

Parking spaces: -Dorfstr. 38 at the Tourist - Info, 83242 Reit im Winkl, -Tirolerstraße 37 am Festsaal, 83242 Reit im Winkl.

Coming from Munich or Innsbruck on the Rosenheim - Innsbruck motorway (A93) to Oberaudorf (exit no. 59). On to Walchsee, Kössen and Reit im Winkl.

Parking spaces: -Tirolerstraße 37 am Festsaal, 83242 Reit im Winkl, -Tourist - Info Dorfstraße 38, 83242 Reit im Winkl.

Arrival by public transport

Connections to Reit im Winkl from Prien am Chiemsee train station (best bus connection!). With the RVO bus line 9505.

Stop directly at the tourist information.

Connections to Reit im Winkl from Ruhpolding train station with the RVO line 9506.

Stop directly at the tourist information office.

Bicycles can be taken on the bus on a limited basis only!!