19.1 miles
Distance
6,740 ft
Climb
-2,581 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Ride a part of the famous Tour du Mont-Blanc by mountain bike From the picturesque village of Champex-Lac (1´470m) to the Italian border (2´537m), the route passes through the villages d´Issert, Praz-de-Fort and La Fouly. After a break at the Peule mountain pasture (2´070m), continue your ascent to the Grand Col Ferret (2´537m), on the Italian-Swiss border. It is possible to do this route in the other direction.

Detailed Description
Champex-Lac - La Fouly, Parcours VTT du Mont-Blanc is a 19 mile less popular intermediate route located near Orsières. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a extreme overall physical rating. This route climbs 6,740 ft with a max elevation of 8,305 ft then descends -2,581 ft.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for Champex-Lac - La Fouly, Parcours VTT du Mont-Blanc mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    4,165 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,441 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,139 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,304 ft
  • Grade
    4.1%
  • Grade max
    -110.6%
  • Grade min
    118.5%
  • Distance climb
    13 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,917 ft
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