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The alternatives for skiers and snowboarders to take pleasure in different experiences in alpine mountain resorts throughout the summer season continues with a number of actions in Les 2 Alpes.

PHOTO: Les 2 Alpes / Pyrène Duffau

Automotive free roads for cyclists

Positioned within the Oisans valley, Les 2 Alpes is the proper base camp for street cyclists who wish to climb well-known passes.

Each Tuesday throughout the summer season, as a part of the Oisans Col Séries, a street or a mountain move is closed to vehicles and on 16 August, the street between the lake of Chambon and Les 2 Alpes shall be automobile free that day.

Mountain biking

Les 2 Alpes can also be a well-liked venue for downhill mountain biking. Riders from world wide come to Les 2 Alpes in the summertime to take pleasure in its 100km of runs, positioned between the foot of the glacier at 3,200m and the villages of Mont de Lans at 1,300m, and Venosc at 900m.

PHOTO: Les 2 Alpes / Luka Leroy

Electrical bikes

The variety of riders utilizing electrical bikes retains rising and Les 2 Alpes has devoted and signposted runs which embrace the Vallée Blanche space, the Venosc space, a observe to go from 1,600m to three,200m, and a observe alongside the Vénéon River.

It’s doable to rent e-bikes from most sport retailers within the resort, and bike faculties organise outings on devoted itineraries.

Trip into the sundown

Aventure Electrobike organises rides at sundown. Riders cycle as much as the Diable au Coeur restaurant at 2,400m, the place they take pleasure in an aperitif and a barbecue earlier than using down by evening (with a headlight). It prices €50 per individual.

There are a number of mountain biking and e-mountain faculties in Les 2 Alpes: BIKE INFINITY/M.C.F, VTT UCPA, le bureau des guides (GRAVITY BIKE), Chez Bob and Aventure Electrobike. All of them have certified instructors.

On 23-24 August the well-known biking race Haute Route des Alpes can have a stage in Les 2 Alpes.

PHOTO: Les 2 Alpes / Pyrène Duffau

Path operating

Les 2 Alpes is fashionable with path operating lovers. It has 4 marked trails for various ranges: a inexperienced run, Les Balcons de Venosc, which is 11km lengthy, a blue run, Pied-Moutet, which is 20km lengthy, a pink run, La Brèche du Grand Creux, which is 30km lengthy, and a really difficult 2.4km run between Venosc village and Les 2 Alpes, with a 700m climb.

4 day race

Les 2 Alpes is internet hosting a brand new path operating race on 17-20 August, known as Le Defi de la Muzelle – www.ledefidelamuzelle.com/

It’s a four-day race with 4 phases:
Stage 1: Le Tour de Pied Moutet – 29km / 2,000m d+
Stage 2: Du Diable à la Fée – 21

km / 1,300m d+
Stage 3: La Descente du Glacier – 21km / 800m d+
Stage 4: La Grande Shock! – 30km / 2,500m d+

www.les2alpes.com

PHOTO: Les 2 Alpes / Luka Leroy



Classes: France

Tags: Les 2 Alpes, summer season

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