Mountain-biking

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Within Učka Nature Park are 8 well-tended, marked mountain-bike trails of varying difficulty to a total length of 180 km. The trails lead through various landscapes, providing a unique chance to enjoy magnificent views of Rijeka Bay, the islands and towns along the coast, and then experience the beauty of Mount Učka and the Ćićarija plateau at higher altitudes. Please note that our trails are intended for mountainbikes!

Each trail is described in more detail in the Učka Bike brochure, which can be downloaded from this web page.

 

Download Učka-Bike brochure

Download GPX track of all routes

 

NAME POSITION LENGTH DIFFICULTY
ROUTE NO. 1 Eastern slopes of Učka 15,3 km easy
ROUTE NO. 2 Eastern slopes of Učka 15,3 km easy
ROUTE NO. 3 Ćićarija 12 km easy
ROUTE NO. 4 Western slopes of Učka 17 km medium
ROUTE NO. 5 Peak of Učka 14 km medium
ROUTE NO. 6 Eastern slopes of Učka and Ćićarija 25,7 km difficult
ROUTE NO. 7 Western slopes of Učka and Ćićarija 25 km difficult
ROUTE NO. 8 Eastern slopes of Učka and Ćićarija 52 km difficult

Recomended E-bike routes:

E-route1: Poklon – Vojak

The starting point is the Učka Nature Park Info-center at Poklon. The route follows the main road and turns left just a few meters after the restaurant „Dopolavoro“. The trail continues 6 km uphill on the asphalt road that leads to the top of Učka, Vojak.

E-route2: Poklon – Mala Učka

The starting point is the Učka Nature Park Info-center at Poklon. The route follows the main road all the way to the village of Vela Učka. Once you get there, turn left towards the village of Mala Učka. The trail goes back the same way.

E-route3: Poklon – Brest pod Učkom

The starting point is the Učka Nature Park Info-center at Poklon. The route follows the main road and after 100 m it turns right on the gravel road right next to the hiking sign for Planik. The trail continues until the next sign for Planik, where you turn left, following the signs for the village of Brest pod Učkom. Once you reach the village turn left on the gravel road and continue until you reach the asphalt. Continue going uphill and the road will lead you to Poklon trough the village of Vela Učka.

E-route4: Poklon – Sinožeti

This route leads to the village of Vela Učka the same way as E-bike route3. From Vela Učka continue towards Mala Učka until you reach a waypoint for bike route No. 4 that will be located on your right. The waypoints lead to the mountain pass Bodaj where a small chapel Is located. The trail goes back the same way.

By clicking on an E-route you can download a KML and a GPX track file. Use Google Earth, MyMaps or other application capable of opening KML files to view routes on your smartphone. The GPX file is mostly used by GPS devices.

RULES OF BEHAVIOUR:

  • CYCLING IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK!
  • ALWAYS WEAR A HELMET!
  • ONLY FOLLOW THE MARKED TRAILS!
  • TAKE ENOUGH DRINKING WATER!