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    Chamonix to Zermatt Trip

    Chamonix to Zermatt Trip

    From Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn...
    The Haute Route By MTB!!
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    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * * *
    1345 €
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    Tour of Mont Blanc

    Tour of Mont Blanc

    Ride the Mythic
    3 countries tour!
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    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    1145 €
  • BMC chamonix Zermatt Trip
    Chamonix to Zermatt
    BMC test ride

    Chamonix to Zermatt
    BMC test ride

    From Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn...
    with KERSTIN KOGLER !!
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    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * * *
    1345 €
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    Chamonix to Grindelwald

    Chamonix to Grindelwald

    "The Route of the Lords"
    from Mont Blanc to the Eiger...
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    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    1345 €
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    Swiss Alps Backcountry

    Swiss Alps Backcountry

    From Brigg to San Moritz More information
    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    1499 €
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    TransAlps Chamonix to Nice

    TransAlps
    Chamonix to Nice

    Epic mtb adventure from
    Mont-blanc to the med sea...
    In 2 stages
    difficulty /level * * *
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    Enduro MTB Safari

    Enduro MTB Safari

    Enduro trip covering the best
    of the Alps 'mountain biking addiction'
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    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    1195 €
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    ITALY, The Dolomites

    THE DOLO'BIKE RIDE

    Mythic mountains for a mythic ride ! More information
    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    1399 €
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    USA, Moab and Fruita

    USA

    Moab and Fruita best off! More information
    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * *
    1790 €
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    Morocco: the Berbers trail

    Morocco:
    the Berbers trail

    Ride the fantastic Moroccan singletracks More information
    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    1355 €
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    Nepal, Mustang

    Nepal, Mustang

    The forbidden kingdom More information
    11 days / 14 nights
    difficulty /level * * *
    From 2990 €
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    turkey: Cappadocia and Mont Taurus Singletracks

    turkey: Cappadocia and Mont Taurus Singletracks

    Cappadocia Singletracks: Unesco World Heritage More information
    8 days / 7 nights
    difficulty /level * *
    1395 €

Enduro MINI Tour of Mont Blanc,
with lift assisted rides in Chamonix, Verbier, La Thuile

5 days - level 3/5 - 990 €
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You are short for time but you want to ride the best possible Enduro paths around the Mont Blanc ?



We have put together the ultimate mountain bikers short break! Four action packed days of crazy Enduro mountain biking from France to Switzerland and on into Italy!
From Chamonix to Courmayeur via Verbier and La Thuile for 3 full days of pure Enduro using ski lifts, plus one full day All Mountain style biking crossing the magnificent Grand Col Ferret (2537m) from Switzerland to Italy with sheer pedal power!

Singletrack heaven with glacier views, big mountain panoramas and the Mont Blanc all alongside friends and finished off with a beers and excellent food to round off each day!
To us that sounds like a good use of a long weekend!

True mountain biking as we like it here at Alpsmountainbike!!



4 days of Enduro around the Mont Blanc

lift assisted rides in Chamonix, Verbier and La Thuile

the climb of the Grand Col Ferret between Switzerland and Italy

Amazing italian food and wine

The week ahead…

Please note: this itinerary is given for information as a guide and may be changed at any time at the discretion of the guide according to weather conditions, physical and technical levels of the participants as well as the options chosen on location.

DAY 1 (Tuesday): meet at the hotel in Chamonix.
Assemble bikes, technical checks and any last minute purchases. We will have dinner together in a restaurant where your guide will provide a briefing for the coming days.
Overnight in Chamonix.


DAY 2 (Wednesday): Going directly with our shuttle bus to the telecabine at Le Tour to start our day of Enduro riding in the Chamonix Valley! The areas of Le Tour and Vallorcine contain superb technical, flowy singletracks with stunning glacier views of the Mont Blanc range. We will use the lifts several times during the day and finish the day with a fantastic 2000m downhill to Martigny in Switzerland!
Transfer and overnight in Verbier.

Distance: 40km
Uneven positive: 200m Uneven negative: 4000m
Physical difficulty: 3/5 Technical skills: 3/5


DAY 3 (Thursday): We present you Verbier and its internationally renown bike park!
Since 2015, Verbier has taken the fantastic decision to open all its tracks to the practice of Enduro. A big day of biking awaits us thanks to a wide choice of lifts and trails its hard to know which is the most beautiful.
The views over the Swiss Valais will supply our dose of glaciers and high mountains for the day.
Sleeping well with tired arms and dreams filled with hairpin turns, our appetite for singletracks fulfilled!
Night in Verbier.

Distance: 45 km
Uneven positive: 2000m Uneven negative: 4500m
Physical difficulty: 3/5 Technical skills: 3/5


DAY 4 (Friday): Back on the classic route of the Tour of Mont Blanc.
A short transfer will take us to La Fouly at the foot of the Swiss Val Ferret. Here we begin the climb of the Grand Col Ferret (2537m), the first of the large mountain passes of the TMB.
With 1000m of climb, firstly on a 4x4 track followed by a beautiful trail to the summit, where a breathtaking view of the glaciers of the south face of the Mont Blanc range awaits us.
The descent into the Italian Val Ferret is technical with dozens of small tight turns. A big challenge for most!!
After our picnic lunch, a second short hike-a-bike climb (about 15mins) to reach without doubt one of the most beautiful paths in the Alps.
The balcony trail on the Mont de la Saxe is absolutely sublime with a panorama of the whole south face of the Mont Blanc range and the summit of Mont Blanc, well worth the effort of carrying your bikes!
The last descent of the day to Courmayeur is a delight, alternating rolling sections with hairpin turns. A delicious Italian ice-cream and a cold beer will top off this mythical day!
Night in Courmayeur.

Distance: 38km
Uneven positive: 1350m Uneven negative: 2000m
Physical difficulty: 3/5 Technical skills: 3/5


DAY 5 (Saturday): Depart from Courmayeur with our shuttle bus for a short transfer to the Italian resort of La Thuile, now famous thanks to the Enduro World Series, World Cup. La Thuile is linked with ski lifts to the French resort of La Rosiere offers a wide choice of paths for Enduro riders of all levels.
With an incredible view spanning from the Matterhorn and the Mont Rose to the north, through the Mont Blanc range and south to the centre of the French Alps, Les Ecrins and La Meije!
With huge descents on dreamy trails giving us our dose of Italian sized adrenaline!
A good day of biking as we love them!
Transfer to Chamonix
Group departure and transfer to airport if required.

Distance: 45km
Uneven positive: 250m Uneven negative: 4500m
Physical difficulty: 3/5 Technical skills: 3/5

MINIMUM PARTICIPANTS: Departure assured with 4 participants.
The group is limited to a maximum of 8 participants to ensure the safety, cohesion and friendliness of the group.



Program susceptible to change depending on weather conditions, the quality of the ground, the physical and technical level of participants.

The price includes the stay from arrival to dispersal.

Price
Tour available
Tour departure assured
Tour fully booked
Dates 2017
June 24th - 28nd July 1st - 5th July 8th - 12th July 15th - 19th July 22nd - 26th July 29th - August 2nd August 5th - 9th August 12th - 16th August 19th - 23nd August 26th - 30th September 2nd - 6th
Level
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Physical Fitness: 3/5 Technical Skills: 3/5
Distance 168 km
Ascent 3800 m
Descent 15000 m
Duration5 days: arrival on tuesday, departure on saturday
Terrain
All kinds of trails !
Cruisy 2 path trails
From easy to technical singletracks (some very technical) 'rocky and rooty' trails.
Location
Starts and finishes in Chamonix, passes through France, Switzerland and Italy
Lodging
4 nights accommodation in a mix of hotels (based on double occupancy twin bedrooms)
bunk houses and a mountain refuge (group dormitory rooms)
price includs
Organisational costs Supervision by a qualified mountain bike guide All meals from dinner of Day 1 (tueday of arrival) to breakfast of Day 5 (Suaturday of departure) Daily picnic lunches Hotel accommodation on a half board basis in a twin or triple room Daily luggage transfers Shuttle transfers Mechanical assistance Access to the complete AlpsMountainBike mechanical kit The ski lifts in Chamonix, Verbier, La Thuile, Courmayeur and the Mont Blanc Tramway The Alpsmountainbike cycle jersey
Not Included
Personal expenses (beverages, energy bars and drinks etc.) Bike rental The cost of repairing and maintaining the bicycle Cancellation/rescue and repatriation insurance In general all that is not included under the heading “the price includes"