With the Ultraks in Bad Gastein, the popular trail running event is entering its third round on September 23, 2017. After the Matterhorn Ultraks and the Engadin St. Moritz Ultraks, the beautiful Bad Gastein is now the scene of this spectacular sporting event for the first time. But what exactly is trail running? The trend sport of trail running is about having fun running away from the usual running routes and enjoying unspoiled nature. The top-class trail running event combines a sporty fighting spirit with the breathtakingly beautiful, autumnal landscape of the Gastein Valley, making the mountain running event a special kind of experience. Are you ready for a sporty adventure in the mountains? Then let’s go: with a stay at the Landhotel Steindlwirt, you can relax before and after the race.
Mountain running for everyone
Ultraks participants can choose between three different routes. The shortest route covers 17.1 kilometers and 1,280 meters in altitude – the ideal route for beginners. As an experienced runner, that’s not enough for you? Then the middle route with 34 kilometers and 2,125 meters of altitude could be right for you. The longest stretch of the Ultraks in Bad Gastein, which covers 47.1 kilometers and an altitude of 3,307 meters, is ideal for all trail running professionals.
The perfect end
The last stage of all three routes leads through the center of Bad Gastein and thus directly to the source of the healing Gastein thermal water. Steindlwirt guests have the opportunity to really relax in the in-house wellness area and to regenerate from their athletic performance. The Ultraks participation combined with a stay at the Landhotel Steindlhof not only offers a unique adventure in nature, but is also a treat for body and mind.
Treat yourself to a break from everyday life and secure your stay at the Landhotel Steindlwirt combined with exciting trail running in Bad Gastein, preferably with one today non-binding l ichen request !
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