3 miles
Distance
498 ft
Climb
-3,970 ft
Descent
00:36:32
Avg time

Petit Mont Blanc #1 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Introd
    Introd
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May - Nov
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #26693 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

IT: sentiero alpino. Nella prima parte è molto esposto e ci sono alcuni tratti particolarmente ripidi, poi diventa più facile dopo l'abitato di Arpilles. Ci sono moltissimi tornanti.

EN: alpine trail. The first part of the trail is very exposed and there are some very steep sections, then it becomes easier after the village of Arpilles. There are many switchbacks.

Access Info

IT: da Rhêmes Saint Georges si prende una strada poderale sterrata che arriva fino al col du Petit Mont Blanc.
fino a Champromenty la strada non è tanto ripida, poi diventa difficile da percorrere.

EN: from Rhêmes Saint Georges take a dirt fire road that reaches the Col du Petit Mont Blanc. Until
Champromenty the road is not steep, then it becomes very stiff and difficult to ride..

More Stats for Petit Mont Blanc #1 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,472 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,623 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,096 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,096 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,623 ft
  • Grade
    -20.79%
  • Grade max
    -84.75%
  • Grade min
    66.706%
  • Distance climb
    2,938 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    614 ft
  • Avg time
    00:36:32
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Status:
on Aug 22, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      Petit Mont Blanc #1 Trail Reports

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      Aug 22, 2019 @ 1:44pm
      Aug 22, 2019
      Trail is clear of downed trees, watch out for drainage ditches / rock ledges. The trail is fantastic and not too exposed.
      Jun 17, 2019 @ 8:10am
      Jun 17, 2019
      Qualche albero caduto che rovina un po' il flow ma nn difficili da aggirare /scavalcare Invece la strada poderale che, dalla vasca di raccolta...
      Sep 21, 2018 @ 2:27am
      Sep 21, 2018
      Many, many, many fallen trees. Someone can be circumvented with very hard shortcuts. Not flow, not amazing. Wasted day.
      Jul 12, 2018 @ 12:25am
      Jul 12, 2018
      A lot of fallen trees, especially on the upper part.
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 1:08pm
      Jun 23, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
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      • 9 rides
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