Downhill Mountain Biking, Chatel Bike Park
Chatel Bike Park and the Downhill mountain biking tracks at Pre Le Joux, Chatel are being rated as some of the best in Europe to test your biking skills. There are many Youtube clips already out there to show you exactly what to expect. Chatel Bike is accessed from Chatel by a great bus service and takes only 10 minutes. At Chatel Bike Park, the services include restaurants and bars as well as repair stations for your bikes and a wash down area. Chatel Bike hosts many great events including Red Bull ‘The Face’ Freestyle stuff as well as the IXS European downhill event.. Effectively Chatel Bike Park is a paradise for Mountain bike downhill enthusiasts with varying tracks for most abilities. Chatel Bike Park is located ideally to reach all other Downhill parks scattered around the Portes du Soleil region, so options to try other areas during your stay is always available. From Chatel, it is easy to drop down to Linderet and Avoriaz before heading out to Morzine and Les Gets. Alternately, you may wish to try the trails in Switzerland at Les Crosets or Morgins. Plenty of Downhill to keep you occupied for months!
Pre Le Joux, Chatel Bike Park, Portes du Soleil, France.
Chatel Bike Park has 19+ routes from top to bottom of varying levels. Aimed at those with Full suspension Downhill Bikes, there are obstacles to challenge all standards. Each year Chatel Bike park increases the routes and improves those tracks in situ already. The area then links into other Bike Parks also, so there is no getting bored….a week is definitely not enough !!!
For the Map of the Bike Park, please click here.