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Briedeler Bummkopf mountain bike tour over Burg and Enkirch

  • start: Tourist Information Briedel
  • destination: Tourist Information Briedel
  • medium
  • 20,78 km
  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • 540 m
  • 415 m
  • 95 m
  • 100 / 100
  • 40 / 100

The mountain bike tour, which ranges from moderately difficult to challenging in places, takes you from Briedel or Enkirch over steep climbs into the woods and along picturesque vineyards to the Briedeler Bummkopf.

The tour, which can also be easily experienced on an e-mountain bike, initially runs high up on unpaved forest paths to Burg (Mosel) and the local vineyards. The route continues on asphalt and gravel paths to Enkirch and up to the Bummkopf, after which it goes downhill again on unpaved nature trails to the starting point.

General information


From the parking lot, drive through the village of Briedel and past the first vineyards. Cross the Briedelerbach and turn left there towards the first climbs of the tour. Now the characteristics of the route are changing - because up to the Bernsberg it is now on unpaved and sometimes challenging nature trails through the forests. Then you drive through the vineyards of the municipality of Burg (Mosel) to Enkirch. In the village or after a short climb up into the vineyards, you can take a breather and enjoy the Moselle landscape. Now after about half of the route it's back on gravel roads and nature trails up to the Bummkopf and up to the "beautiful view". A wonderful view awaits you here. "Nice" - as the name suggests. The vantage point is a few meters lower than the Bummkopf, which, at 422 m, is the highest elevation along the Hunsrückseite of the Moselle. The route then follows flat natural paths, on which you can take a deep breath, to the Chapel of Sin. A longer descent now lies ahead of you, which you can really enjoy. Please pay attention to pedestrians and hikers in general and especially at this point. Back in Briedel and back at your starting point, the place invites you to linger. The two jewels of the place are the medieval owl tower and the church.

Safety Guidelines

The tour is not specially marked. Be careful when it is wet - water and mud often collects on the paths.


Bike equipment required.


In Briedel and Enkirch, not only are the local tourist information centers waiting for you, but also a number of restaurants and wineries.

Getting there

From the north, from Cologne, Bonn

A61 to exit Emmelshausen, via B327


from the south, from Mannheim

A61 to exit Rheinböllen, via the B50


from the west, from Luxembourg, Trier

A48 to Wittlich exit, via the B53 along the Mosel


Parking facilities along Moselstrasse, directly adjacent to the Balduinsplatz starting point.

Other entry points: Car park "Am Moselufer" in Enkirch as well as P Bummkopf and P Sündhaus (both on the K 52).

Public transit

by train to Bullay and on with the 720 line to Briedel (attention: no bicycles possible!) Alternatively: Via the Moselle cycle path by bike to Bullay.


From Enkirch: From Bullay with the Moselle Wine Railway to Traben-Trarbach. 

Additional Information

Zeller Land Tourismus GmbH

Balduinstr. 44 D-56856 Zell (Mosel)

Tel. +49 6542 9622-0




Moselregion Traben-Trarbach Kröv

Bahnstraße 22 D-56841 Traben-Trarbach

Tel.: + 49 6541 8184572




  • Unknown (47%)
  • Street (2%)
  • Asphalt Coating (5%)
  • Hiking Trail (35%)
  • Path (2%)
  • Crushed Rock (9%)


This tour is presented by: Mosel. Faszination Urlaub, Author: Zeller Land Tourismus GmbH

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