Fatbike in 7 Laux (Belledonne Massif, Isère)

Duration : 4 days

France, Northern Alps

Level : discovery / beginner

from 250 € / p. from 2 to 8 persons

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Description

Do you want to cycle all year round, even in the mountains? Fatbike is for you!

Mountain bike with large tires, it will allow you to enjoy single tracks with or without snow but also nordic and downhill ski slopes.

Go for a weekend of discovery of the activity in Belledonne Massif in Isère, with hikes in the undergrowth and downhill at sunset.

Several hikes in the valley, enduro during the day then after a good mulled wine well deserved, we take the chairlift at the closing of the resort of 7 Laux for a descent via a blue or red slope depending on the level.

STRONG POINTS

  • Panoramic hikes on 10 mountain ranges in the Alps
  • A progressive and educational internship
  • A discovery of local gastronomy

THE MOST

  • An ecotourism stay with public transport
  • Accommodation in a family cottage, in a room of 6 with private bathroom

Program

D1 (Thursday): Welcome to your base camp in Belledonne Massif, at the Martinette cottage.
Discovery of the equipment, installation in your room.
Friendly evening in the large lounge, so don't hesitate to bring specialities from your regions to share with the other participants.
Presentation of the stay.
Overnight and dinner at the cottage.

D2 (Friday): Discovery day.
You will evolve in enduro mode to master the fatbikes.
Forest track, single track, open fields will allow you to work and discover a new slide. After a good break for a snack, we will re-equip for the twilight hike and the descent of the Crêt Granier trail.
From the top of the resort, a 360° panoramic view of the surrounding mountains awaits you.
Overnight and dinner at the cottage.
Elevation: +500m / -1000m, 4h to 5h of activity.

D3 (Saturday): Nature and wild hiking.
Now you're ready for anything. So let's go for a real day hike through fields and single tracks. The start is at altitude in the snow and the return is in the valley. Thanks to your machines you can finally ride and ride again beautiful routes all year round. The landscapes change and so does your pleasure.
Overnight and dinner at the cottage.
Elevation: +400m / -700m, 4h to 5h of activity.

D4 (Sunday): Freeride with fatbike.
To finish off beautifully, I suggest a freeride descent into the Gleysin Valley between fir trees and rivers, where you will zigzag between the tracks of wild animals such as wolves and chamois.
If you still have energy left, you will end up on a single track in pursuit of the sled dogs.
End of the course at 2pm, departure from the cottageat 3pm.
Elevation: +200m / -700m, 4h to 5h of activity.

The price includes

  • Fatbike
  • Helmet
  • Local transfers
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Supervision by the mountain bike instructor

The price does not include

  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Shuttles between Pontcharra-sur-Bréda station and the cottage
  • Optional insurance options
  • Any other supplement not included in the program
     

Accommodation

  • "La Martinette" cottage, with Celine and Jochen your guide, in the heart of Belledonne in Fond de France in the Haut Bréda Valley
Next departures :
  • To be confirmed
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