2 miles
Distance
155 ft
Climb
-1,415 ft
Descent
00:13:22
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Salon de la Vache Trail
  • BikeSolutions

Salon de la Vache Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    July - till the snow fall
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden, Other
  • Global Ranking
    #7065 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in E-Biking
    • 55 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager
    Tignes

Le Salon de la Vache est un vrai parcours enduro alpin, avec des épingles très serrées, et des passages rocailleux. Ce trail est partagé avec les randonneurs qui sont prioritaires. Certaines sections sont très difficiles et exposées. A réserver aux très bons rideurs.

This a true Alpine Enduro Trail With tight switchbacks, and steep rocky parts. This trail is share with hikers, they have priority upon bikers. Some parts are very difficult, this trail is for very good riders only.

Access Info

Secteur de Palafour, accès par télésiège de Palafour. Suivre le parcours enduro Rocky Trail jusqu'au début du Salon de la Vache.

Palafour Area, access by Palafour chairlift. Take the Rocky Trail track, to the start of Salon de la Vache.

Bike Park

More Stats for Salon de la Vache bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,261 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,084 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,344 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,344 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,084 ft
  • Grade
    -11.061%
  • Grade max
    -64.993%
  • Grade min
    16.809%
  • Distance climb
    1,679 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    398 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:22
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on Aug 24, 2018
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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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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Other Other
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      Salon de la Vache Trail Reports

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      Aug 24, 2018 @ 6:55am
      Aug 24, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 25 miles avg distance
      All
      • 17 rides
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