MTB trail : Chamonix-Les Planards-Les Mottets

in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Presentation

Wonderful views of the Aiguilles des Drus. An astonishing area of red rock. Views of the Mer de Glace.

A round trip over tracks largely suited to electric mountain bikes. Ideal for a bike-and-hike excursion to walk up to the Les Mottets viewpoint over the Mer de Glace or a hike up to Montenvers.
Climb up: 1 hr 30 mins. Descent: 35 mins

Bikes must stop at the bottom of the wooden steps, 5 minutes before the snack bar.
Bike racks are at your disposal. Take your own bike lock. Take the same route back down.

A mountain biking trail guide is available from the bike rental shops around the valley and the Tourist Offices.

Difficulty
Very difficult (expert)
Starting point altitude
1033m
Highest point
1635m
Rates
Free of charge.
Opening dates
From 01/05 to 31/10.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.
Location
MTB trail : Chamonix-Les Planards-Les Mottets
Place du Mont-Blanc
74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc