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Lacets de Montvernier

Savoie Mont Blanc's choice

Starting from St-Jean-de-Maurienne, follow the Mauriennaise to Pontamafrey. The vertiginous Montvernier hairpins, from where you can see climbers on the neighbouring via ferrata, form one of the most impressive roads in the Alps.

Sport Lacets de Montvernier Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne


Departing from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (73300)
Total elevation gain : 410m

The tour follows the spectacular route of Montvernier and its 18 hairpin bends. The ascent continues to discover beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and through the hamlets of Montvernier. Then you go through a fine dizzy road before reaching the village of Montpascal.

Warning : roadworks this summer 2021. Deviation by motorable path or please get off the bike on the work area and see directly with the workers.

Be carful, only vehicul under 6 meter long and, 4,15m high can access this road,

Total elevation gain : 410m
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    Free access.

    Period of practice

    From 15/03 to 30/10.


    73300 Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne
    Departing from : Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (73300)
    Latitude : 45.27714 - Longitude : 6.34542
    On : Montvernier (73300), Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (73300)
    Information update on 14/02/2022 by Agence alpine des territoires