Welcome to Alpine Duo, personal couples blog where we want to share our outdoor adventures with some personal input but also GPX files, pictures, or amateur guiding advice. Most of the content is related to skiing/ski-touring, MTBing, hiking or climbing.

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 Kampenwand mtb round - Nov 19

Kampenwand mtb round - Nov 19

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Although it is almost the end of November, the weather was playing along for some biking. I did a round tour around Kampenwand. Actually the route was more like 3 little rounds below the Kampenwand. [ Read More... ]

Zwiesel (Bad Tölz) trail mtb - Nov 19

Zwiesel (Bad Tölz) trail mtb - Nov 19

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The very last minute visit was planned on Friday. We agreed to go for hike and bike on Saturday - find a trail that can be accessed by a bike and also by foot. Browsing the map, I realized I haven’t yet descend from Zwiesel. It is marked as black diamond singletrack. [ Read More... ]

Zwiesel trails mtb - Oct 19

Zwiesel trails mtb - Oct 19

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When we hiked to Salzburger Hochtron yesterday (I will provide report later this week), there were 2 near peaks in our interest. Zweisel and Hochstaufen. We spotted a ridge walk between these two. What about mtb in this area? There are plenty trails starting from Bad Reichenhall. Our plan was to follow as many trails as we could in one day. [ Read More... ]

Salzburger Hochtron hike  - Oct 19

Salzburger Hochtron hike - Oct 19

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I have been in the bike saddle most of the time in the recent days. We used every spare evening or weekend to go on wheels. The Indian summer was surprisingly long and sunny. The last Saturday was different as we decided to go to Salzburger Hochtron. You can spot the lift station from the highway when entering Germany. There is a rock wall that you do not need to climb (you can though) but rather just cross via a hiking trail. [ Read More... ]