Category Archives: Mountain biking

A post on mountain biking local to properties featuring on Bike Lodging.

2015 UCI MTB World Cub Round 1 – Lourdes Pyrenees April 2015

For the weekend of 10th to 12th April Lourdes will be the first location in the Pyrenees to host what will be round one of the 2015 UCI MTB World Cup series. In 2013 the hills above Lourdes accessed by the … Continue reading

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Advice to a customer about mountain biking in Les Deux Alpes and Alpe d’Huez

A bit of local advice for a mountain biker choosing to stay in either Alpe d’Huez or Les Deux Alpes Continue reading

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La Tarentaise – Road Biking and Mountain biking

La Tarentaise region of the French Alpes offers an extraordinary location for both Mountain biking and Road cycling. Access by plane from Lyon or Geneva and by train and motorway right to the heart of the valley make this an extremely … Continue reading

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The Chamonix Bike Book The Chamonix Bike Book is the only book that shows bikers the best places to ride their bike on this side of the Mont Blanc Massif today. There are mellow cruises and savage climbs, high-octane singletrack … Continue reading

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Mountain Bike – Auris en Oisans/ Alpe d’Huez

Nestled in a sunny position at altitude, the tiny mountain resort of Auris en Oisans is a hidden mountain bike gem, located between the relative giants of Les Deux Alpes and Alpe d’Huez. Technically part of the Alpe d’Huez ski … Continue reading

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The Chamonix Bike Book – Mountain & Road Bike Routes around the Chamonix Valley

Bike Lodging – Chamonix

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Mountain biking in Alpe d’Huez after the lifts have closed

Within the mountain biking world, Alpe d’Huez is of course best known for the MegaAvalanche. This three day event attracts thousands of amateurs keen to race against some of the best professional riders. Competitors start at the Pic Blanc at 3300m, beginning … Continue reading

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