31 Aug. 2020
Tour de France in Moûtiers 16-17 september 2020
Mountain bike / ATV tours in the 3 Valleys
Numerous mountain bike and ATV routes criss-cross Coeur de Tarentaise area.
Where to practice mountain biking / VTTAE in Tarentaise ?
👉 In the Belleville Valley (Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Les Menuires and Val Thorens) and in the 3 Vallees area.
👉 In Hautecour,
👉 at Notre Dame du Pré
Varied relief, imposing landscapes, quality of reception suitings cyclists needs, all is done to live your passion in the best conditions!
To organise your outings :
In Coeur de Tarentaise, a number of trails of varying difficulty have been adapted, maintained, made safe and signposted for mountain biking. Pedal pleasure guaranteed!VTT in the Belleville valley
Discover our heritage along our E-mountain biking itineraries. It’s the perfect way to combine nature, culture and gastronomy by stopping off in a mountain refuge along the way. After the exertion, you’re in for a little amazement and relaxation! We’ll unveil one of our finest gems: the hamlet of La Sauce in theBelleville Valley, but there are so many more in Hautecour, Notre-Dame-du-Pré…VTTAE map
Setting off from Hautecour’s artificial lake, this lovely varied loop will take you fromHautecourtoMontgirod. Along the way: sweet and savoury gourmet treats, artistic curiosities on the Lez’arts open-air arttrail, pretty viewing points and Alpine pastures perfect for a little afternoon rest, points of archaeological and religious interest and an outdoor activities centre.
Vertical climb: 923m
Start: Hautecour artificial lake (“Le Breuil”)
Signage: La Faverge
In the Belleville Valley
Setting off from the hamlet of La Flachère, this is a relatively short circular route.
It will take you through the magnificent hamlets of Deux-Nants and La Sauce, two peaceful havens with a bucolic atmosphere, stone and wooden chalets surrounded by pretty flowers, streams and Alpine pastures in which Tarine and Abondance cows graze. Though relatively steep-sided, this circuit still offers pretty views of MontBlanc, Les Encombres Valley and the Cheval Noir summit (2,832m) when you get toPlan Lombardie.
Enjoy a well-earned sweet or savoury treat in the beautiful mountain refuge. Just 15 minutes from La Sauce, explore Les Combes mountain pasture where cheese is made and sold on site.
Vertical climb: 460m
Difficulty: Very easy
Start: La Flachère hamlet
Signage: Plan Lombardie
An easy, varied loop for getting started with E-bikingalongquiet roads and trails.
From the family resort of Notre-Dame-du-Pré, around every corner you’ll discover flower-filled Alpine pastures, La Chaille waterfall and pretty viewing points over the valley and surrounding summits.
Vertical climb: 390m
Difficulty: Very easy
Signage: La Boucle du Glaisy
You will find :
- downhill tracks, itineraries, bike park with descriptions...
- Geolocation to find the route closest to you.
- Qualified cycling accommodation on your route: hotels, campsites, bed and breakfast, collective accommodation, furnished accommodation.
- Practical services: tourist offices, cycle shops, cycle hire companies, food outlets, restaurants, bars, open ski lifts (mountain bikes), etc.
- Timing and monitoring of your performance.
- Practical information, useful services, events, activities, stays...
No need for an internet connection: download your routes before departure to have all the information on your mobile.
Our ‘Accueil Vélo’ cyclists welcome service providers
The National ‘Service Providers’ label was established under the aegis of France VéloTourisme. It identifies accommodation providers, restaurateurs, tourist offices and sites of interest that offer services adapted to those travelling with bicycles.
The ‘Accueil Vélo’ cyclists welcome title guarantees:
- under 5km from a cyclable itinerary
- adapted equipment: secure bike shelters, repair kits...
- attentive welcome: information and useful advice (circuits, weather).
- services adapted to cyclists: luggage transfers, laundry washing and drying facilities, bike and accessory hire, bike cleaning…
Bureau des Guides des Belleville / MCF School
Maison de la montagne, on the Croisette
73340 Les Menuires
07 56 15 39 40
Initiation, confirmed, experts, to each his own MTB, VTTAE, enduro and even electric scooter outing.
Full day, half day, training course