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MTB trail the Bike Patrol

It is the longest black one in the bike park since it is about 2.5 km long. It is known to have been the track of the Châtel downhill European Cup stage.

Sport MTB trail the Bike Patrol Châtel

About

Departing from Châtel (74390)
Average length : 00h01
Vertical drop : 360m
Distance : 2.5km
Signed walking trail

It is rich in changes of terrain and riding style: fast and aerial on the top, technique in the forest then in the stones to finish in the woods. A must!

Itinerary
Altitude max : 1610m
Vertical drop : 360m

Signs

All the jumps of the Mountain Bike Park have some security signs. Be careful not to overestimate your level. Take your marks before sending any jumps.

Topoguides references

Mountain bike guide Châtel / Portes du Soleil, free of charge, available at the tourist office and at the ski lift ticket offices.

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    Prices

    Summer 2024 prices:

    Châtel passes for the weekend of 14th, 15th and 16th of June 2024:

    - 5 hours : Adults : €27 - Youth/Senior : €24 - Children : €20
    - 1 day : Adults : €30 - Youth/Senior : €26 - Children : €22
    - 2 days : Adults : €57 - Youth/Senior : €51 - Children : €43
    - 3 days : Adults : €84 - Youth/Senior : €77 - Children : €63


    At the lift tickets offices:

    1 ascent: adult: €9.50 - Children: €7.10
    3 ascents with MTB - set price: €21
    6 ascents with MTB - set price: €35 10 ascents with MTB - set price: €50

    Online :

    1 ascent: adult: €9 - Children: €6.70
    3 ascents with MTB - set price: €20
    6 ascents with MTB - set price: €34 10 ascents with MTB - set price: €48

    Adult: 16 yrs old and over - Children: 5-15 yrs old

    Portes du Soleil passes form 5 hours to 13 days and for the season.

    Methods of payment accepted : American Express, Bank/credit card, Travellers Cheque, Cash, Online payment, Connect Travellers Cheque, Contactless payment

    Reception

    Animals not allowed

    At the foot of the Bike Park you will find :
    - a large car park
    - a car wash
    - ski lift ticket offices
    - toilets Food and drinks : at the bottom of the Bike Park and at Plaine Dranse you'll find several bars / restaurants
    - a first-aid post

    Period of practice

    From 14/06 to 16/06/2024, daily between 10 am and 4.45 pm.

    From 21/06 to 12/07/2024, daily.
    Friday 12 July open until 7.15pm.

    From 13/07 to 25/08/2024
    Opening hours on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday between 9 am and 5.15 pm. On Friday between 9 am and 7.15 pm.

    From 26/08 to 01/09/2024, daily between 9.15 am and 5.15 pm.

    From 07/09 to 15/09/2024, every Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 4.45 pm.

    Access

    Plaine Dranse 74390 Châtel
    Departing from : Châtel (74390)
    Latitude : 46.222986 - Longitude : 6.785533

    To get to the Bike Park by car, head towards "Linga / Pré la Joux" from the village centre and continue for 7km. There is a large car park at the foot of the Pierre-Longue chairlift.
    You can also take the free shuttle bus in July and August (Line 1) from the village centre. These buses are equipped to carry bicycles.

    More informations

    Information update on 21/05/2024 by Châtel Tourisme