12 - Cross-country - Red - Le Replat des Canons

A beautiful loop itinerary, mostly on very pleasant tracks in the forests of Lanslebourg and Termignon. A great option in very hot weather.

12 - Cross-country - Red - Le Replat des Canons Val-Cenis

About

Departing from Val-Cenis (73500)
Average length : 01h30
Total elevation gain : 530m
Vertical drop : 530m
Signed walking trail

The long steady climb should be taken at a moderate, regular pace to reach the top without too much difficulty.
The ride down to Val Cenis Termignon is not technically challenging and the return to Val Cenis Lanslebourg is via the Chemin du Petit Bonheur. But first, stop at the top to admire the view over the Valley and the Vanoise mountains.

Departs from: Val Cenis Termignon or Val Cenis Lanslebourg

Loop
Total elevation gain : 530m
Altitude max : 1826m
Vertical drop : 530m

Signs

French Cycling Federation signposting

Difficult passages

The course has several long climbs with some steep sections. A good warm up for the black courses!

Map references

Haute Maurienne Vanoise mountain bike map sold in the Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourist Offices.

Topoguides references

Haute Maurienne Vanoise mountain bike booklet sold in the Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourist Offices.

Further informations

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    Prices

    Free access.

    Reception

    Languages spoken : French

    Period of practice

    From 15/05 to 15/10.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    Access

    Office de Tourisme de Lanslebourg Lanslebourg-Mont-Cenis 73480 Val-Cenis
    Departing from : Val-Cenis (73500)
    Latitude : 45.28553 - Longitude : 6.8826

    The start of the route is located in front of the Lanslebourg Tourist Office with parking nearby.
    In summer, possibility to take the bus line S53 (Modane - Bonneval/Arc) and get off at the "Office de Tourisme" stop; bus equipped with a bicycle trailer every day except Saturday.

    On : Val-Cenis (73480), Val-Cenis (73500)
    Information update on 28/07/2022 by Communauté de communes Haute Maurienne Vanoise