Vars Bike Park

Vars, the MTB adventure

We’re loving it on two wheels!

The resort of Vars offers around one hundred kilometres of signposted trails, accessible via the ski lifts that are open every day in summer.
A difference in height of 1000m to Vars to the summit of the Mayt, with no climbing effort required.

Everyone (aged 10 and over) will find an itinerary suitable for their level while discovering the diversity and beauty of the mountain landscapes.

10 itineraries, 3 pistes

New for summer:

The green piste

The Pump Track

The unmissables:

The Vars-Embrun descent


of pure descent from the top of the Mayt to the banks of the Lac de Serre Ponçon with a height difference of 1800m.

The queen of descents

One of the longest descents that we know of in Europe, open to families (aged 10 and over) and experienced riders, this descent makes its way through the forest and is scattered with rest areas.

Fully accessible via the ski lifts, a return in the shuttle is organised from Embrun - View the timetable

Taillefer piste

"On the world cup piste”

- Red piste mapped out by Christian Taillefer
- A short and technical route
- Height difference of 400m, 3.5km long
- fully accessible via cable car

The "Taillefer” routeVars-Hautes Alpes

Easy MTB

It is possible to hire electric mountain bikes and electric bicycles for any easier way to discover the routes.

MTB Pass

Treat yourself to 10 uses of the ski lifts (transferable) to use however you want. Rate: 38.00€

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MTB School

The resort has professionals offering specific products for families and children. In the form of individual or group lessons, the instructors adapt to the pupils’ level particularly with children, for whom learning and improvement are done in a fun and entertaining way.

Mountain-bike events and activities

Every week you can take part in pump track beginners’ sessions and contests at the bike park

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