Mountain biking in Châtel
Châtel is a great place to enjoy mountain biking. Here are a collection of link and resources that will help you plan routes, adventures and add to your holiday.
The Châtel Bike Park Facebook Page provides a fantastic collection of information, photos and videos of what goes on. There are new trails and jumps that have been constructed since last summer with videos of the construction progress. The events of last summer are there including the Reboul Jam. And there is lots of footage of some fairly amazing stunts and biking.
The Pass'Portes du Soleil MTB is an exciting three day event covering the whole of the Portes du Soleil region in a single circuit. Participants can start from any of nine points nearby the villages on the route and progress round at their own pace. The circuit covers 80km, 16 lifts with 8 provisioning stations over two countries with heights between 1000m and 2250m. There is 6000m of downhill and 1000m total climb.
Want to see how to ride properly? Take a look at the videos from Bikepark Chatel.