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Mallnitz to Villach – 85.58 kms

July 13, 2018  Friday July 13, 2018 uhhmm, got to be careful today. Our ride started with a switchback downhill of 8 kms descent dropping 800 metres. The owner of the hotel told us to be careful going down the … Continue reading

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St. Johann im Pongau to Mallnitz – 52.24 kms

July 12, 2018  Look at that elevation gently rising hill – easy peasy – 1,012 metres (3,320 ft) elevation gain, over a 54 km distance. Boy, it was hard work today but totally worth it. We left the empty Hostel … Continue reading

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Salzburg to St. Johann im Pongau – 75.36 kms

July 11, 2018 We were up early ready for an early start and a few hills to climb to St. Johann im Pongau. Ralf had said it had rained in the night, lo and behold it started to rain at … Continue reading

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Salzburg Rest Days – Walking 11.5 kms

July 9, 2018  The first of two rest days in Salzburg. Yesterday I had picked up a free city map from the Tourist Information office at the Train Station. While Ralf was in the shower I checked on-line to see … Continue reading

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Renshofen to Salzburg– 64.86 kms

July 8, 2018 Again we were awake early, the tent was soaked inside from condensation and dripping on the down covers! We got up, washed, ate breakfast of peanut butter and jam sandwiches and were on the road by 8:15. … Continue reading

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