Timber exploitation in central Croatia has created good opportunities for all levels MTBiking in the region between Rijeka, Karlovac and Karlobag. Routes start from the sea level and end up over 1500 m high.
Nice and secure chance for getting acquainted with this region is participation at the amateur MTB race "Hillclimb to Mt Zavizan from 0 to 1594 m" which starts in June from Senj www.senj.hr . This year 2010 the date is Saturday June 19th. Races from 2008 and 2009 can be seen at http://www.np-sjeverni-velebit.hr/Bi...t/index_9.html and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P1kg3A9EM_4 .
The organizer is the Senj Tourist Office www.tz-senj.hr where registrations shall start in May.