MTB & Cycling

Valloire – Mountain Biking & Cycling

Mountain biking
Valloire, certified by the VTT – FFC (French Federation of Mountain-bike)
The resort propose 155 km of mountain bike trails, marked out, for all levels, downhill slopes and itineraries on the Crey duQuart area. Accessible by the cable-car.

Access to slopes for every level on 1000 meters of difference in level
1 downhill slope ( “Mickael Pascal”)
Enduro circuits moderately descending
Freeride itineraries with jumps, bridges

Pontet Bike park: free and open to everyone at the foot of the cable-car “Brive
Bike Wash: for bikes at the bottom the Crêt de la Brive cable car
Possibility to be supervised by guides and certified instructors

Mountain bike rental
Magnin Sport - Phone. +33 4 79 59 03 55
The shop propose enduro and freeride mountain bikes to rent - VITOS, JETRO - accessories - fitness
Rates from
½ day
Full day
Mountain-bike rental
9 €
12 €

The Galibier Pass
The Galibier pass is a natural frontier between two alpine valleys.
The first Tour de France run through the Galibier on July 10th 1911. Even today the pass is still used.
Lots of amateur cyclists also like to confront the gradients of this mythical road, individually or during competitions.
The Galibier Pass climb from Valloire:
Departure: 1430 m - Arrival: 2645 m
Length: 18.1 km - Elevation in level: 1245 m
Average % : 6.9 % - maximum %: 10.1 %

The Telegraph Pass
Reaching its highest point at 1566 m. It surrounds the Maurienne Valley, and in the past, it was a major defensive place to protect the city of St Michel de Maurienne and the military road of the Galibier.
The Telegraph pass is a beautiful and not so easy climb.
The Telegraph pass climb from St Michel de Maurienne:
Departure : 710 m - Arrival : 1566 m
Length : 11.8 km - Elevation in level : 856 m
Average %: 7.3 % - maximum % : 9.7 %

Cycle rental:
Magnin Sport - +33 4 79 59 03 55
Rates from
½ day
Full day
Bicycles rental
19 €
30 €
Chairlifts and gondolas
Everyday from 9h45 to 16h30.
1 / 2 day (Morning or afternoon) : Child and adult> 9 €Day: Child> 10 € - adults> 12 €6 consecutive days: Child> € 37.50 - adult> 48 €

Sunday to Friday from 10h to 16h30.
From €1.50 for chairlift one descent and from €5 for gondola one descent. Half day from €9, full day from €12. 6 days from €37.50.

From beginning of July to end of August
TELESEIGE DU ROI (chairlift)
Monday afternoon from 13hr – 16.30hr & Thursdays from 10hr – 12hr and from 12hr – 16hr.
Tuesdays from 10hr – 12hr and from 1hr – 16.30hr
From €4 one descent, €7.50 half day and €10.50 full day

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