Similar to mountain biking, cross-country cycling crosses the valleys - ascents, descents, and flat terrain.
La Plagne has approximately one hundred kilometres of marked courses for cross-country cycling, spread across 10 courses with different levels of difficulty. Come and discover the sumptuous scenery with a backdrop of magnificent landscapes.
The X-C in La Plagne - some figures:
Specifically designed downhill courses in a bike park.
The courses are scattered with fun obstacles such as raised bends, jumps, and gangways.
Colorado Bike Park
A bike park laid out around the Colorado chairlift in Plagne Centre. 3 fun pistes (2 green pistes and 2 blue piste, 1 red, 1 black) for learning downhill mountain biking, and improve your technique, in a safe environment on a secure course.
Over 300 metres of slope to try out with friends or the family.
Three mountain bike patrollers guarantee the security and maintenance of the Colorado Bike Park throughout the season.
A bike wash area is situated at the bottom of the Colorado chairlift for taking car of your mount.
In Montchavin and Montalbert there are two fun areas where young and old pilots can learn the techniques.
Halfway between Cross-Country and Downhill! More than 80km of courses:
1 green course - easy
6 blue courses - intermediary
6 red courses - difficult
LA DRE’Mount / DRE’Val
A course of approx. 16 km, from the Roche de Mio at an altitude of 2,739m to the Plan d’Eau des Versants d’Aime in the valley - 2,000m of slope.
Cross mountain pastures with a view of the Mont Blanc - follow hairpin bends on the most beautiful trails in the forest, and finish with a dive into the Macôt pond.
33 (blue) – Les Adrets/Type: Enduro Departure point: Top of Montalbert gondola Alternating between single-track and wider, faster sections, this is the ideal route for perfecting your enduro skills.
34 (red) – Bois Croizelin/Type: Enduro Starting point: Top of Montalbert Gondola A technical route, halfway between enduro and downhill, through the beautiful scenery of Plagne Montalbert.
A different way to discover the mountains, the technology of adapted bikes, plus the advice of your certified guide
From 06/07 to 31/08/2019, daily.
21 (red) – Mont de la Guerre/Type: X-C Departure point: Top of Champagny gondola A cross-country route through the mountain pastures of Champagny with breathtaking views of the Vanoise glaciers.
32 (green) – Pèlerinage/Type: X-C Departure point: Plagne Montalbert Ideal introductory route for mountain biking as a family. From the centre of Montalbert, head towards the parking area at the top of the resort