1 miles
240 ft
-868 ft
3,737 ft
High Point


  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Family Friendly
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Ladder Bridge, Log Ride, Roller Coaster
  • Ride in rain
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened

In 1997 the bikers association "Bikeclub Sense Oberland" started planning a course labelled "Bike-Parcours". On June 12, 1999 the course was officially opened and handed over to the public.
A mountain bike course - what is it all about?
Once bikers go for stony routes, it is essential for them to learn appropriate and quick reactions in order to make the most of the technical faculties of their vehicle. The mountain bike course is a place for exercising and ameliorating one's reactions.

The course is composed of 14 artificial obstacles of varying degrees of difficulty. There are instructions for each obstacle explaining how best to overcome them. The course measures 2 miles. Cliff path, eyrie, the Golan Heights, camel hump, iron jump, snake canal - the obstacles offer a training ground for up to 40 different techniques.

The course is conveniently signposted and is located in Hapferen/Plaffeien next to "Vita Parcours" (fitness trail).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Downhill Bike Parcour Plaffeien mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -629 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,105 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,737 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,108 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,354 ft
  • Distance down
    3,924 ft
  • Distance flat
    206 ft
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on Apr 21, 2018
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to downhill-bike-parcour-plaffeien trailhead (46.721400, 7.274380)
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7:27 | 75 | Apr 21, 2018 , Fribourg

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