3 miles
Distance
498 ft
Climb
-3,970 ft
Descent
00:34:41
Avg time

Petit Mont Blanc #1 Details

  • 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
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #26693 in Mountain Biking

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..

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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
    00:34:41
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Status:
on Sep 21, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Primary
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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to petit-mont-blanc-1 trailhead (45.651730, 7.183650)
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Petit Mont Blanc #1 Trail Reports

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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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