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Events in the Kitzbuehel Alps

Kitzbühel is famous for hosting a variety of major international events throughout the year. Above all, sporting events that attract tens of thousands of spectators to its slopes and glues millions of viewers to TV screens.


18/06/2016 – 26/06/2016

21. KitzAlpBike Festival & MTB Marathon WM

For the 21st time the mountainscape around Kitzbühel will become the setting for the festival of mountain biking - KitzAlpBike.

The 21st annual Kitz Alp Bike Challenge is being held in Kitzbuehel from 18 to 26 June 2016 in the Kitzbuehel Alps. It is one of Austria’s leading bike events.

The sports highlight of the week is the internationally renowned marathon with the classic 88+ distance on Saturday: 88 kilometres and 3800 elevation gains should
not be underestimated. A tour of steep flip roads and risky trails awaits the bikers. The traditional route takes the bikes up the Hahnenkamm and past the legendary Mausefalle.

The light distance is a tour with 24 kilometres and 800 elevation gains for beginners and newcomers. The medium distance comprises 45 kilometres and 200 elevation gains
for passionate mountain bikers who are fit, sporty and love the challenge.

You can find more information on the homepage from the Tourist Association Kitzbüheler Alpen - Brixental:
Hauptstraße 8
6365 Kirchberg in Tirol
T +43 5357 2000

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