QUEYRAS EXPRESS !
THE FINEST AND CRAZIEST EMTB ENDURO TOUR IN THE ALPS
2 DAYS TO RIDE ALL THE FINEST TRAILS OF OUR PLAYGROUND
Do you feel the need to de-stress and ride fast? Fancy going on a classic EMTB ENDURO TOUR ?
No need to look any further!
1000 Wh minimum batteries, dedicated logistical support, back up bike and a mobile workshop,(in the event of any breakdowns), refreshments and a 5 stars buffet picnic at the halfway point, comfortable accommodation and great food to enjoy with your mates….
The “Queyras Express Tour” is our top end EMTB ENDURO TOUR.
2 days of All Mountain riding in “Up Hill flow” mode on nothing but quality trails… An explosive cocktail for your next EMTB adventure !
Southern part of Queyras (Green forests, sharped turns, pine trees and highlines…)
An early morning transfer to Ceillac then a progressive climb on limestone trails and steep single track to the most beautiful mountain pass in the Queyras.
5* Picnic (type: light BBQ + drinks + taste the local produce) halfway through the ride, transported by our staff. Bike maintenance if required and a battery change!
2nd part of your EMTB ENDURO TOUR in a stunning part of mountain following a trail cutting along the edge of the mountain. Ups & Downs all the way to St Véran then a mind-blowing downhill to Aiguilles where a delicious meal and our accommodation awaits…
Northern part of Queyras (“Uphill flow” mode, rocky sections, alpine meadows, long and fast descents !)
Early departure from the gite, direction ‘Peas’ following a mountainside trail at Meyries leading to a stunning path cutting across the edge of the mountain with breathtaking views. A rolling countryside ride, a 5 * picnic next to a lake, and of course another battery change!
In the afternoon, a climb up an alpine pass “which is totally worth it” and a journey through some of the most beautiful mountain pastures in the Alps, returning back to Mont Dauphin on a trail that features in the TOP 5 of the best downhills in the Alps.
An EXPERT level of EMTB is required for this tour
You should able to ride switchbacks, control your braking and have experience of riding on single tracks. You should master all MTB skills and be able to handle all types of terrain. If you have any doubt about your ability please contact us so we can advise you on the best tour for you.
Average ascent / descent = 2000 m minimum / day (Sometimes more like 2300m)
Distance / Day = 60 km per day
Pistes suitable for a motor vehicle = 15 % (Accessible for everyone, ascents and descents, sometimes at altitude)
Playful fun paths = 45% (Suitable for proficient riders. No real dangers)
Technical paths = 40 % (Often narrow or rocky, a knowledge of basic biking techniques is required)
Transfer by 9 seater minibus with a bike trailer to the departure points.
Battery charging facilities every evening/possibility to rent a spare
An area to store and clean your bike at all of our accommodation.
Repairs stand and spare parts for any eventual repairs
The accommodation provided has been chosen for their outstanding hospitality, quality of food and ability to cater to groups of cyclists. (Secure area for bike storage, repairs zone and bike wash…) We will let you know further details of the accommodation when we receive your enrolment dossier
Most of the accommodation for our tours are in gites or shared rooms and include full board. (The picnics are provided by the gite or Guil e bike staff). We also provide a snack, however, we recommend that you bring your own additional refreshments so that you can sample a few of the delicious local specialities…
Single rooms and ‘comfort’ options are available in some of the accommodation, please contact us for further information
- The organisation of the tour
- Any land based transfers by vehicle
- Full board throughout the duration of the tour
- Guiding by a fully qualified instructor
- Back up EBIKE (Medium Size)
- Logistical assistance
- A group first aid kit
- Enduro E-Bike hire
- Cancellation insurance (3%)
- Insurance costs, search and rescue/assistance– Repatriation (1 %)
- A helmet is compulsory (free when you rent a bike from us)
- Everything that is not mentioned in the section “What the price includes”!
- Any personal expenses