Sex chamonix Ligure, the enduro mecca ! THE DOLO’BIKE RIDE Mythic mountains for a mythic ride !
USA Moab and Fruita best off! The Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt is certainly one of the most famous routes in the Alps. The ‘Haute Route’ from Chamonix to Zermatt, From Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn by Mountain Bike! This tour is in the heart of the Alps, surrounded by 4000 of the Swiss Alps. This is more than a bike tour, it is a ride into Swiss alpine culture! Warning: This itineray is given for your information and may be changed at the discretion of the guide depending on the weather conditions, physical ability of clients and the trail ‘options’ we decide together.
Meet and great’ by ourselves at the airport and transfer to Chamonix. Deposit baggage at evening accomodation with view of Mont Blanc. The goal is to prepare you to the alpine riding so you can fully enjoy your experience in the Alps. Starting from Verbier with an amazing views on the Grand Combin and Mont Blanc range and heading towards Evolene following the itinerary of the ‘Grand Raid Cristalp race’.
We firstly pass the Croix de Coeur pass and descend on a splendid singletrack. The rest of the day provides several climbs and descents, one by lift with the reward of a long descent on a spruce needle covered spongey singletrack Whaaa! From there it is a long steady climb on a 4×4 trail until a little lake situated at 2500m with an amazing view on the glaciers. An early start for another long day on the bike. We will ride via the Illsee pass at 2544m, from where we can see both the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc with a view of what we have acheived and what there is still to ride After a short descent, a 30 minute pushing section follows with an epic and well deserved varied downhill descent. We will ride on the ridge of the Swiss Rhone Valley and enter into the German speaking area of Switzerland: Achtung! The view of the neighbouring peaks is stunning as we stand at the junction of the Zermatt and Saas-Fé Valleys.
The final day riding will be engraved on your memory forever. From Saint Niklaus we will head to Zermatt using trails and road. We will then ride the terrific trails of the Zermatt Valley The group has a choice of lift to make the assent. The Gornergrat train to 3016m or the Sunnegga funicular. Dismantle and pack bikes ready for departure the following day.
Yes I think a well earned cold beer or two is a definite! Please make sure to book a late afternoon or evening return flight, due to the transfer time to Geneva airport from Zermatt. NB: this tour is run with a minimum of 4 clients. Lunches on Saturday of arrival and Saturday of departure are not included, but can be arranged at an additional cost. Jump to navigation Jump to search “Ski station” redirects here.
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