• Sport

Mountain bike tour - the "Sapin" route

3 km green mountain bike trail. Perfect for every person wishing to initiate themselves to the mountain bike.

Sport Mountain bike tour - the "Sapin" route Saint François Longchamp


Departing from Saint François Longchamp (73130)
Total elevation gain : 100m
Vertical drop : 100m

Departure behind the Tourist Office, below the toboggan on rails. Go up to the right, passing under the Lune Bleue chairlift. At the water reservoir, turn right then go under the Marquis chairlift. Path without a big drop in height, then take the winding path on the right which goes down to the TS des Clochettes arrival station. Then, follow the track towards the TS du Marquis departure station and turn right to go up to the resort center.

Total elevation gain : 100m
Vertical drop : 100m
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    Free access.


    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French

    Period of practice

    From 01/07 to 31/08 : open daily.

    • Parking
    • Public WC
    • Charging stations for electric vehicles
    • Charging station for 2 electric wheels


    Saint-François-Longchamp 73130 Saint François Longchamp
    Departing from : Saint François Longchamp (73130)
    Latitude : 45.418154 - Longitude : 6.364732

    Highway access: A43, exit N°26 "La Chambre" (be careful, in winter the GPS indicate to pass by the Col de la Madeleine from Albertville and by Montgellafrey village from La Chambre. The Col de la Madeleine is closed in winter as well as the road between Montgellafrey village and Saint-François Longchamp. Special road equipments mandatory and must be used in case of snow).
    Railway access: "Saint-Avre/La Chambre" train station. Schuttle between the station and the resort.
    Airplane access: Lyon, Chambéry, Grenoble, Genève.
    In summer, possibility to park nearby.

    Information update on 04/11/2021 by Office de Tourisme de Saint François Longchamp