140 bike kilometers at once or three separate loops. Plan your adventure on the Blockline.
Route and signage
The Blockline is a fully signposted bike route. It runs counterclockwise. You can start anywhere, preferably at one of the Blockline portals or one of the Blockline accommodations. The signs with the dark green B on a yellow background show the way.
Full support with the starter package
The route is particularly enjoyable with the BLOCKLINE starter package. It contains, among other things, your adventure guide, the BLOCKLINE neck warmer and many more tips for your adventure.
Starter packs and the adventure book will be available by mid-June.
FAQ about the Blockline
Location of the Blockline
The Blockline is located in the east of the Ore Mountains - between Seiffen, world famous for its wood art, and the winter sports center Altenberg.
Arrival by Car
Dresden is 45 minutes away by car. Prague is 90 minutes away and Leipzig 1:45 h. Bayreuth and Erfurt are 2:30 h each, Berlin, Magdeburg and Nuremberg are three hours away. From Hanover, Kassel, Fulda and Munich it is about four hours.
Arrival by train
In the west, all stations between Mulda (Saxony) and Holzhau Skilift are suitable for getting on the Blockline. In the east, the trail can be accesed from Geising and Altenberg stations.
Blockline is located in the east of the Ore Mountains - between Seiffen, world famous for its wood art, and the winter sports center of Altenberg. Dresden is 45 minutes away by car. Prague is 90 minutes away and Leipzig 1:45 h. Bayreuth and Erfurt are 2:30 h each, Berlin and Magdeburg are three hours away. In the west, all stations between Mulda (Saxony) and Holzhau ski lift are available to get on the Blockline. Geising and Altenberg stations are located on the eastern side of the route.
NEWS FROM THE BLOCKLINE
May and June
The impact of Covid on tourism is difficult to predict for all of us.
But one thing is certain: The BLOCKLINE is already waiting for you with full signposting. We are ready for you to experience the BLOCKLINE now.
Let's go, local families and visitors, give it a try: You can check out the loops here and plan your adventure here.
Enjoy the BLOCKLINE with your household, please pay attention to the Corona guidelines and stay healthy!
If we have it our way, from July onwards you will be able to try out the BLOCKLINE as a complete package, including a cool adventure guide.
However, according to the Corona Emergency Braking Act, this will only work if the incidence levels in the county fall below 100. If that's the case, we're ready and looking forward to riding the BLOCKLINE with you.
Otherwise, if everything goes well, we are looking forward to celebrating the official opening party together with you.
On 9 July the BLOCKLINE will be officially opened in Holzhau by the invited guests.
On 10 July we will open the BLOCKLINE with a wonderful family festival in Blockhausen.
We look forward to celebrating with you and welcoming you there.