Haute-Savoie, with its small trails everywhere, its snow-covered tops and its flowered mountain pastures is a small paradise for the bikers in any kind!!
From Morzine with its country mountain chalets cottages to Chamonix and its high mountain ambiance ; from the mountain pastures of the “Grand Massif” to la Clusaz and its technical paths, you will discover in one week all that Haute-Savoie does of better for mountain biking!
More than enduro mountain bike tour, it is a trip in the inheritance and the history of Haute Savoie, a mean to benefiting fully of the mountain thanks to the use of the ski lifts without needing an Olympic form!!
Only good time !!
Here no chronometer, just the pleasure of riding together in a postcard, on an original route and little attended, between cross country and free ride!!!


Activité : VTT
Nombre de participants : 0 min - 0 max
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Durée : 8 jours
1595 €

Departure possible every weeks from July 04th to August 22th
Départ possible chaque semaine du 4 juillet au 22 août

The Schedule: arrival Saturday

'Meet and great' by ourselves at Geneva airport and transfer to Les Carroz. Or meet in Les Carroz. Deposit baggage at Chalet Hotel "les Airelles" our base camp in Les Carroz. Unpacking and preparation of bikes.

DAY 1 (Sunday):

 Starting from Les Carroz, in the heart of the Grand Massif, day one will offer you a fantastic ride between the valleys of the Giffre and Arve rivers, between green mountain pastures and grey rock slabs. We will reach the top of Flaine ski resort at 2500m, with the use of a gondala lift. From the top of Flaine the views are spectacular of Mont Blanc and the surrounding mountains, where on a clear day it is possible to see 200km south over the Alps. The downhill descent of 1500m and 12km ride back to the chalet is just the perfect way to end the first day... Followed by a beer of course!
Ride distance: 40km
Uneven positive: 300m Uneven negative: 2000m
Physical difficulty: 2/5 Technical skills: 3/5

DAY 2 (Monday):

And we find ourselves in the Portes du Soleil village of Les Gets, world reknown resort having hosted the world mountain bike championships on several occasions. Les Gets is known for its bikeparks and downhill slopes, but we are going to explore its abundance of cruisy mountain trails, large two paths and easy singletracks.
Ride distance: 45km
Uneven positive: 300m Uneven negative: 1500m
Physical difficulty: 2/5 Technical skills: 3/5

DAY 3 (Tuesday):

Departing from Morzine considered as the 'Mountain Bike Mecca' of Europe we will make a grand tour of the Portes du Soleil, the largest ski area in the world, with over 650km of slopes! We will cross the Swiss border to ride in the villages of Morgins, Champoussin and Crosets. We will pass underneath the 'Dents du Midi' mountain range surrounded by a fantastic environment of glaciers and high mountain peaks. A great day of mountain biking awaits you...

Ride distance: 52km
Uneven positive: 200m Uneven negative: 2100m
Physical difficulty: 2/5 Technical skills: 3/5

DAY 4 (Wednesday):

Departing from the exclusive French ski resort village of Megeve we will ride the area known as the 'Green Diamond', nestled between the spectacular scenery of the Mont Blanc and Aravis mountain ranges. Little known and uncrowed, this spot is a real jewel !
Imagine 90km of trails and 2800m of uneven negative just waiting for you to ride it..

Ride distance: 50km
Uneven positive: 500m Uneven negative: 2000m
Physical difficulty: 2/5 Technical skills: 4/5

DAY 5 (Thursday):

Riding in the legendary area of Chamonix under the 'Lord of the Alps', the Mont Blanc, is a dream destination for many mountain bikers. We will realize this dream by crossing the valley with the aid of the lift at Le Tour via Flegere, providing our descent into the valley of Vallorcine on a beautiful singletrack which slaloms under the larch trees.
With this exceptional landscape and the varying trails, it will satisfy the hungriest of mountain bike riders! Some time after the days ride can be spent visiting Chamonix to absorb the historic alpine mountain ambiance and gaze up at the Mont Blanc as you meander through the streets or sit and drink a well deserved beer, you can't help but be in awe.

Ride distance: 42km
Uneven positive: 300m Uneven negative: 1100m
Physical difficulty: 2/5 Technical skills: 3/5

DAY 6 (Friday): La Clusaz... presents us with all her splendour !

70% of technical trails, crazy downhills, seductive singletracks crossing herds of cows with their jingling bells, and slaloming trails through the woods.
Starting from La Clusaz village, we warm up gently with an easy climb to Lac des Confins, we will ride 800m above the valleys of La Clusaz and the Grand Bornand on the top of Danay a small flat summit splitting the valleys. The first epic technical singletrack descent will improve your skills and test your nerves... to tackle the rest of the day! The crossing of the plateau of Beauregard is 'the cherry on top of the icing on the cake !'

DAY 7 (saturday)

The last days ride will be finished with the unforgetable downhill of La Patton. Hang onto your helmet and check your brakes, what is coming is steep... Steps, tight turns, rocks, roots... in fact, pretty much everything is on the menu for this final descent !! (escape route possible!!!)

Ride distance: 42km
Uneven positive: 550m Uneven negative: 1200m

Physical difficulty: 3/5 Technical skills: 4/5
Return to Les Carroz, dismantle and pack bikes ready for departure the following day. Yes I think a well earned cold beer or two (or more...) is a definite !

DAY 8 (Sunday):Transfer to Geneva airport.

The program may change with inherent variations according to the weather conditions, the quality of the ground, the physical and technical level of the people...

An original route and little attended, far from crowd to be closer to the nature and mountain, without bags and concern!! \r\nA manner of discovering the area under another angle by combining mountain bike, delicatessens and good mood! \r\nGood whole what!\r\n

Stages from 5 to 6 hours per day on average, progressive stages though never very stiff, uneven positive maximum of 500 meters and use of ski lifts, it is preferable to have a correct physical condition as well\r\nas a correct technical level in order to have pleasure throughout the ride.\r\n

FRANCAIS : 7 nuits en pension complète, remontées mécaniques françaises, l'encadrement par un moniteur vtt bilingue , les transferts durant le séjour et le transport des bagages , \r\n\r\nENGLISH : the guiding by a graduated French bilingual mountain bike guide, all the meals during the seven days, 7 nights in guest house, the transport of your personal effects, the road transfers and ski lifts, airport pickup and drop off.\r\n\r\nJune 13th, August 29th, September 06th : Half lift assisted option.

FRANCAIS : les assurances personnelles annulation et/ou rapatriement, votre équipement vtt (velo et entretien), les boissons et dépenses personnelles, remise 100€ si arrivée dimanche et départ vendredi\r\n\r\nENGLISH : The expenditure in personal matter, drinks, the bicycle hiring, the expenses of repair and maintenance of the bicycle, the cancellation/help insurances and repatriation

In a charming and cosy hotel, in fact a real mountain chalet! \r\nRooms for two people. They are of good comfort, with hot shower, and make it real possible to rest after a good day of mountain biking! \r\nPossibility of washing and repairing the bicycles at the hotel\r\n\r\nTHE MEALS \r\nThey are taken at the hotel (breakfast and dinner) At lunch time, a true cold meal, generally composed of varied salads, pork-butchery, products regional, etc\r\n

By car: A41 motorway left 19 Flaine Carroz \r\nBy train: park Cluses then Cluses shuttle Carroz\r\nBy plane: Geneva airport, Geneva transfer to les Carroz included\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n

Fill a booking form and send us a deposit of 30%. The balance is to be regulated 30 days before the departure.\r\n\r\n

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