Loop starting in Le Tour. Take the track or the cable car to the arrival point of the Charamillon cable car. Continue on the track towards Col des Posettes. Descend to Vallorcine on the path, passing through Les Esserts, to get to Chef-Lieu (SNCF train station). Then go up to Col des Montets. The route follows a path between prairies (respect the work of the farmers) to Le Buet, then takes a pleasant trail with a few rocky sections to reach Col des Montets. The Aiguilles Rouges nature reserve is nearby and not accessible to MTB. Go down via the departmental road 1506 to the hamlet of Tré-Le-Champs. Reach Montroc via the trail. Cross the River Arve on the tarmac road. Reach Le Tour by going up the path on the left bank of the Arve.
Helmet and protection strongly recommended, mountain bikes must be equipped with suitable braking system. Mountain biking trails guide is available in rental shops trough the valley and at welcome desks of Tourist Office.
Free of charge. If you want to take the Charamillon cable car, you need to buy a MTB pass.
Recommended period *
From 01/05 to 31/10.
Depending on weather conditions.
Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions. * Depending on weather and snow conditions