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Montée du Fort de L'Infernet - Descente vers le Fontenil


Long but easy way up to a technical descent through the forest

Mountain Biking Difficult

24 km
1.2 km
1.2 km
2-3 hrs
Low Point
1.2 km
High Point
2.4 km
Montée du Fort de L'Infernet - Descente vers le Fontenil Map

This is a popular mountain biking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's remote, it features medium exposure and is typically done between June and September. From a low point of 1.2 km to the maximum altitude of 2.4 km, the route covers 24 km, 1221 vertical metres of ascent and 1220 vertical metres of descent.


1000m D+ to climb up, a 4x4 military road, easy but long. A single track a bit narrow, with roots and rocks in the middle of the forest. Very beautiful but technical section.



Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.


2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

between June and September


  • Flow
  • Technical
  • Picturesque
  • Singletrack
  • In the forest
  • Road sections
  • Drops
  • Roots
  • Rock Rolls
  • Rock Slabs

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