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      Gurten (colloquially "Güsche"), located on the municipal territory of Köniz, is the local mountain of the city of Bern and a popular excursion destination shared by hikers, bikers and families.
      Shuttleable: YES
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      Region Details
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      • 3
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jul 22, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      5
      Trails Mountain Bike
      6
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Trail Running
      4
      Total Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent
      3,060 ft
      Total Vertical
      815 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,769 ft
      Reports
      111
      Photos
      315
      Ridden Counter
      353

      Popular Gurten Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      Past Week
      • 6 rides

      Photos of Gurten Mountain Bike

      trail: GurtenTrail
      94 |
      Jun 10, 2021 @ 4:33am
      Jun 10, 2021
      trail: GurtenTrail
      56 |
      May 21, 2021 @ 1:31am
      May 21, 2021
      112 |
      Jan 21, 2019 @ 12:16am
      Jan 21, 2019
      71 |
      Jan 21, 2019 @ 12:16am
      Jan 21, 2019
      66 |
      Jan 21, 2019 @ 12:16am
      Jan 21, 2019
      trail: GurtenTrail
      229 |
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 1:19am
      Jun 17, 2018
      trail: GurtenTrail
      200 |
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 1:19am
      Jun 17, 2018
      trail: GurtenTrail
      219 |
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 1:10am
      Jun 17, 2018

      Videos of Gurten Mountain Bike

      Stupidest crash since long....
      | Aug 17, 2021
      First timer didn't go great
      130 | Jun 4, 2021
      Gurten
      3:21 | 568 | Feb 25, 2017
      Sping Feelings
      1:01 | 375 | Mar 18, 2016
      Gurten Bike Park (Fast Ein Unfall)
      4:46 | 271 | May 16, 2021 , Bern
      Singletrail Ruine Ägerten (Gurten)
      1:48 | 540 | Jan 5, 2019 , Bern

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Ruine Ägerten - Gurtentäli
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 8:44am
      Nov 13, 2021
      DrysterutschDer grosse Baum im oberen Teil liegt noch...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Gurten - Eldorado
      Oct 31, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 31, 2021
      Prevalent MudDanyjaystarke Rinnen, umgestürzter Baum oben...
      GurtenTrail
      Sep 27, 2021 @ 10:50pm
      Sep 27, 2021
      DryNisu24As others also said, the trail is in a...
      B-Line
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 4:48am
      Jul 12, 2021
      VariablesinnerRunning well, bit of water low down, but...
      Jennershaus-Trail
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 8:39am
      Apr 15, 2020
      Drytrailflux
      Gurtenwald Climb
      Jan 25, 2020 @ 1:03am
      Jan 25, 2020
      IdealTomWehrli

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2269700hiltixriddentrailGurten - Eldorado
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 4:41pm
      Nov 13, 2021
      user #1739000sterutschaddreportRuine Ägerten - Gurtentäli
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 8:44am
      Nov 13, 2021
      user #2091146capraswishlisttrailGurten - Eldorado
      Nov 4, 2021 @ 3:03pm
      Nov 4, 2021
      user #2393765DanyjayaddreportGurten - Eldorado
      Oct 31, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 31, 2021
      user #2393765DanyjayriddentrailGurten - Eldorado
      Oct 31, 2021 @ 9:13am
      Oct 31, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #982019sofamacreportGurtenTrailIst wieder offen!
      Mar 13, 2020 @ 7:18am
      Mar 13, 2020
      user #1811242smu666trailB-LineSteep but fun - needs a lot of time to dry tho.
      Nov 25, 2019 @ 8:04am
      Nov 25, 2019
      user #1811242smu666trailGurten - EldoradoNeeds a couple shovels of dirt or gravel to...
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 11:43pm
      Aug 13, 2019
      user #1692541TomWehrlireportRuine Ägerten - GurtentäliThe fallen tree was cleared away.
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Jan 3, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Ulmizberg 2 21.2 km
      Könizberg 14 12.1 km
      Ostermundigeberg 53.5 km
      Denteberg 2 14 km
      Schwarzchopf 5 2 15.8 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike64 miles3,061 ft3 miles817 ft
      #3,737#3131511112,062
      E-Bike43 miles2,096 ft2 miles817 ft
      #1,844#2975142
      Hike43 miles2,096 ft2 miles817 ft
      #4,248#359319
      Trail Running43 miles2,096 ft2 miles817 ft
      #4,242#359314
      • By trailflux & contributors
      • Admins: trailnet.ch, trailnet.ch
      • #28139 - 1,231 views

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