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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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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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DC Custom Velos

DC Custom Velos Introducing our new favourite bike design company. DC custom design has been created by Daniel Cox, who after years of tweaking, mending, designing, buying and selling bikes has finally decided to take the plunge and open his … 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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Back country mountain bike trails in Les Deux Alpe

Les Deux Alpes is fast emerging as a world class destination for downhill mountain biking. Other resorts such as those in Les Portes duSoleil boast expansive areas covering hundreds of kilometers, but few resorts have quite the length of lung … Continue reading

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  Register for Passportes du Soleil During the summer months, this region linked by 24 lifts covering 12 mountain villages makes up the largest connected mountain bike area in the world.  With over 650km of marked trails, 10 specific downhill track and … Continue reading

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