The tracks of the Sumavsky Ski Marathon are located at an altitude of about 1000 m to 1150 m in the Bohemian Forest
The start and finish area on the outskirts of Kvilda is wide and perfect for this Euroloppet race
All tracks are challenging and run alternately in forest and open spaces. The Šumava is an ideal cross-country ski area and will challenge all runners at the Sumavsky Ski Marathon. With long moderate climbs, but also double-deck passages, the tracks in the Czech Republic are among the most beautiful in the Euroloppet series.
In the Bohemian Forest, near the Austrian / Bavarian border, in Kvilda near Vimperk, one of the highest situated municipalities of the Czech Republic, the Sumavsky Skimarathon starts. In the middle of the Sumava National Park every year the event attracts the cross-country skiers from many nations to the picturesque Außergefild plateaus.
Kvilda and the nearby Modrava are the major holiday centers of the Central Bohemian Forest. Many small inns on the trails and in the summer on the bike trails, invite you to rest and stop.
The Sumavsky Ski Marathon is well organized and has a great stadium on the outskirts of Kvilda
The event has been rated several times by Euroloppet runners as one of the best ski marathon events in Europe.