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Mountain biking in Vars

Sensations guaranteed!

This summer, the playground for mountain bikers expands from nearly 160 to 200 km of itineraries and trails of all kinds. Vars offersan unrivalled playground for all levels of mountain biker.

Vars Bike Park

Mountain bike adventure

All mountain bike aficionados are invited to discover the Vars Bike Park.

Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rider, with family or friends, don’t miss the chance to get on your two-wheeler and ride the nearly 200 km of trails and itineraries on offer at the resort this summer.Beginners can try their hand at mountain biking on the green and blue trails, while experienced cyclists can tackle the more technical and physical red and black trails.

Increased playing field

The number of kilometers of mountain bike and ATV itineraries has doubled! In addition to the 13 existing trails and itineraries, the resort is developing 2 new green trails specially designed for beginners, with balconies overlooking the resort, so you can experience the joys of real mountain biking. VTTAE and cross-country are not left out, with the creation of 6 new itineraries for all levels to ride Vars from top to bottom.

The Vars area offers a wide variety of terrain: forest, single track, meadow and ridge. You’ll have the chance to tour the estate on your own two wheels, and try out all kinds of disciplines: DH, enduro or cross-country. 2 zones specially dedicated to mini-riders and beginners are also accessible, with small wooden modules for perfecting your riding skills.



A hundred kilometers of marked DH, endruo and cross-country circuits accessible by lifts open every day of the summer from July 6 to September 1, 2024.


A Kid Zone:

In the Caribou parking lot, designed to introduce children to mountain bikes and draisienne bikes, with wooden modules built on site, at ground level: rocking bridge, small wall, footbridges… This fun zone also features a skate park.

Cool Zone:

At the top of the Chabrières telemix, featuring double-slope wooden modules and 3 springboard bridges from easy to expert levels.


Every day, there are 32 km of downhill mountain biking between the Mayt summit in Vars and the shores of Lac de Serre-Ponçon, with a vertical drop of 1,800 m. The descent is mainly forest-based, with plenty of rest and picnic areas.)



A VTTAE itinerary allows you to discover a superb loop in the heart of the Forêt Blanche estate, taking you through magnificent landscapes between forests and ridges. Set off on an easy ride on this itinerary, which is accessible to all. The choice is yours, whether you’re looking for a short hike or a longer one! You’ll need your own battery, and a special lift pass to access Risoul’s ski lifts.

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