4,094 ft
Distance
77 ft
Climb
-235 ft
Descent
00:19:31
Avg time

Grands Creux Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #44729 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

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Grands Creux is a 1,248 m popular black diamond singletrack alpine trail located near Verbier. This multi-use trail can be used downhill primary and has a easy overall physical rating with a 23 m green climb. On average it takes 19 minutes to complete this trail.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Disclaimer

| Trail Etiquette | -Hikers have the right of way -Always yield for non-bike trail users (complete stop when crossing) -Anticipate other trail users -Let other trail users know you are coming -Leave no trace

More Stats for Grands Creux bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -156 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,011 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,205 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,205 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,051 ft
  • Grade
    -3.8%
  • Grade max
    -42.2%
  • Grade min
    23.4%
  • Distance climb
    1,398 ft
  • Distance down
    2,182 ft
  • Distance flat
    515 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:31
  • Avg reverse time
    06:21:41
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Status:
on Dec 5, 2020
Snow Covered
Avg: 2.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to grands-creux trailhead (46.091260, 7.271680)
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      Grands Creux Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Dec 5, 2020 @ 4:00am
      Dec 5, 2020
      reporter
      Oct 27, 2020 @ 2:54am
      Oct 27, 2020
      reporter
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 1:53pm
      Aug 31, 2019
      Don't run on DH-bike!!! Please, don't go!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 34 miles avg distance
      All
      • 33 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      31 |
      Sep 20, 2018 @ 6:18am
      Sep 20, 2018
      27 |
      Sep 20, 2018 @ 6:18am
      Sep 20, 2018

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      EN07 / Fontanet - La Chaux
      3 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      crisotop (Jul 27, 2018 at 9:31)
       Traverse to "Cabane Mt-Fort" is a very technical rock-fest, some parts (especially the short uphills) are unrideable, unless you are a trials-expert Smile
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      troubletoni (Aug 20, 2018 at 5:11)
       thanks for the comment, just wanted to add the same. we pushed almost all uphills and there are many until the real drop in the very end, end is super flowy and fun! natural (hiking) trail
      [Reply]

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