La Plagne is a training ground for runners and hikers.
Known for the 6000D event, La Plagne has take the ambition further, and developed a range of 16 permanent, marked trail running itineraries and 2 steep ascents.
The courses will satisfy the demands of all trail runners, with a range of difficulty levels.
Departure from the centre of Champagny Hilly course over varied terrain looping around the gorges of la Pontille over adret (sunny) and ubac (shady) slopes. Ideal for getting used to changes in elevation
The 8 villages/Difficulty: Easy Distance: 3.5 km Departure from the heart of Montchavin towards the top of the village. The ideal route for beginners to discover the villages of Montchavin and les Coches.
Difficulty: Challenging Departure from the end of the parking area at the top of Montalbert. A natural route through forests and meadows bringing together all the features you find in trail running: ascents,...
Difficulty: Easy Beautiful introductory trail through the forest in a loop around La Plagne. Departure from the end of the parking area at the top of the village with a swift descent onto the forest trail.
Difficulty: Very challenging From the cable car departure station, the route takes a short cut along the piste at Bois (the ski slope in winter). The gradient quickly becomes steeper and the trail goes over a...
Difficulty: Challenging A magnificent figure of eight trail over "les crêtes" (ridges) overlooking la Plagne. This is the trail route par excellence for savvy practitioners. Departure from Plagne Aime 2000 (accessible...