Mountain bike trails: discover spectacular landscapes
An ideal sport for nature lovers, mountain biking is a complete sport. If the reward is often at the end of the trail, you have to warm up your thighs to achieve your goal. Your efforts are undoubtedly rewarded by a breathtaking viewpoint, a lake or a refreshment bar that punctuates your journey.
During your mountain bike adventures, the scenery is forever changing. You will cross forests, pass by alpine chalets that are over one hundred years old, cycle along the banks of alpine lakes. The landscapes are varied and spectacular. Take a well-earned break to admire a bird of prey hovering in the distance!
In addition, mountain bike trails have little or no vehicle traffic.A perfect time to disconnect and make the most of your bike!
Accompanied mountain bike trails: go with a guide
To improve your cycling skills or just to accompany you, mountain bike guides are your best allies for a mountain bike tour to discover the Alpes vaudoises. They know the mountain like the back of their hand and know how to show you what’s hidden behind the scenes. You are therefore guaranteed a successful mountain bike adventure.
Rent or service your mountain bike: put your trust in the professionals
The cycle shops in the Alpes vaudoises welcome you for the rental, repair or maintenance of your bike. Complete your equipment with useful cycle accessories. These passionate specialists provide valuable advice when purchasing your mountain bike or on the various adjustments to be made to ensure a comfortable and safe ride during your adventure.
Cycling and disability: mountain biking for everyone
Many leisure activities are organised by structures specialising in supporting people with physical or mental health problems. Instructors, committed and passionate about their sport, experience great satisfaction in providing moments of pleasure and intense emotions to people with reduced mobility.
Cycling events in the region
Several popular or elite cycling events take place in the Alpes vaudoises. Come and see or support these top-class athletes or even participate in these events dedicated to different levels.
Vary the pleasures and try the various forms of cycling
If mountain biking appeals to you, other ways of cycling may also be just as enjoyable.
Coming for a mountain bike adventure in Switzerland’s Alpes vaudoises
Want to take a mountain bike ride for a day, a weekend or during your next holiday? Come and discover or rediscover the Alpes vaudoises, a unique region of French-speaking Switzerland, which offers many possibilities for cycling outings between plains, famous passes and summits.
The region, located 3 hours from Zürich, 2 hours from Geneva and Bern, and only 1 hour from Lausanne, promises to satisfy beginners or experts alike thanks to the routes adapted to your wishes and expectations, while at the same time offering spectacular views and unspoiled countryside.