Circuit VTT 12 les Plans d'Hotonnes Plateau de Retord - Bugey Sud

Mountain bike trail 12 - Les balcons des Plans - Espace FFC Ain Forestière

Sport, Cycling sports, Mountain biking itinerary in Haut-Valromey
9.0 km
40min
Medium
  • The Plateau de Retord is an out-of-time corner of France, located right between Geneva and Lyon, one step away from Annecy and Chambéry. This wild plateau is known for its beautiful wild flowers, the typical housing architecture and wonderful panoramas on the Alps. The place is ideal to Mountain bike.

  • Follow the blue signs number 12

    9 km long with an elevation gain of 259 m, this loop is not very technical. The first 5 km are mostly climbing until you reach the cross at les Terments, then it is mostly downhill all the way to the starting point on large forest trails.

    Do not forget to download the map before you go.

    Ski resort in winter, les Plans d'Hotonnes is also famous for its slopes, cross country and snowshoe tracks and the international biathlon centre where you can try...
    Follow the blue signs number 12

    9 km long with an elevation gain of 259 m, this loop is not very technical. The first 5 km are mostly climbing until you reach the cross at les Terments, then it is mostly downhill all the way to the starting point on large forest trails.

    Do not forget to download the map before you go.

    Ski resort in winter, les Plans d'Hotonnes is also famous for its slopes, cross country and snowshoe tracks and the international biathlon centre where you can try your luck on the shooting range at any time of the year.

    You do not own a bike? Rent your mountain bike, e-bike, at the local rental shop Servi'Nature located at the starting point.
  • Departure
    Haut-Valromey
  • Environment
    • Mountain location
    • Presence of livestock and guard dogs
    • In the country
    • Forest location
    • Isolated
    • Panoramic view
    • Mountain view
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Services
  • Equipment
    • Free car park
    • Car park
    • Public WC
    • Bar
    • Picnic area
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Motorhomes allowed
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