Trailrunning and Walking
A narrow trail, roots and rocks everywhere and just you by yourself. Tighten your shoes, put the ipod on play and let's go. Not with your bike - the trails in Saalbach Hinterglemm are a sensational playground for trailrunning and nordig walking. There are many trails waiting for you, where no bikers come along.
The equipment for trailrunning is clear. Your runners should be able to handle rocky trails and backcountry tracks - the sole will take some abuse from the trail. You as the athlete should be in quite good shape in order to have fun on steep hills and ascents. You are a runner and have fun moving around in the backcountry, the busches and in the alpine? Try trailrunning - it's a pure experience.
You do not have to "run" on the trails around Saalbach Hinterglemm. You can build your shape and gain power with nordic walking- Ask in your hotel for your personal joker card and the ascent to the mountains is easier as expected. Take your joker card and sit in one of the Saalbach Hinterglemm cable cars - there you'll have trailrunning and nordic walking fascination all inclusive.
The trails around Saalbach Hinterglemm are waiting for you
Kilian Jornet actually is the world best trailrunner - whach his video clip - it is inspiring. By the way, Kilian Jornet is one of the world best ski mountaineers and for the last couple of years he used to take part in the famous Mountain Attack in Saalbach Hinterglemm.