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Mountain bike Downhill

Duration: Half a day

Level 1: You have never practiced.

Level 2: You have some initial experience.

Level 3: You practice occasionally.

Level 4: You practice regularly.

Level 5: You have a sustained practice.

Price from: 190€
For more information, contact Pôle Accueil :
General information

At the foot of Mont Blanc, the Chamonix Valley is the perfect playground for downhill mountain biking. During the whole summer season, the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix organises freeride - downhill excursions by muscle mountain bikes. Hit the best single tracks while enjoying the spectacular background.

Our guides know the Chamonix Valley like the back of their hands, and they will share with you the best spots. Make the most of their technical tips to improve your riding skills. Our freeride mountain bike excursions demand previous experience. If you don’t have any experience, we suggest our beginner mountain biking excursions.

Private booking

A private booking is the historical relationship that binds a mountain guide to their clients. It allows you to be alone or in your own group with your mountain guide who will meet your specific needs. It is undoubtedly the ideal formula realise your projects because it guarentees you a maximum amount of comfort. To book online choose the day below and then choose the schedule.
Dates (private booking) : See on-line booking

Meeting Point (private booking) :  At 8:45am or 1:00pm at the Sport Spirit shop located 51 Place de la mairie, 74310 Les Houches

Supervision (private booking) : Group from 1 to 8 people supervised by a mountain bike instructor

Prices 2024 (private booking) : half-day
Group from 1 to 4 people : 190€
Group from 5 to 6 people: 200€
Group from 7 to 8 people : 210€

The price includes :
- mountain bike instructor services

Thie price does not include :
- mountain bike
- protectors

Further information

Find in this section, all the information about this activity. For any further information please contact our advisors (contact details above).

Duration : 3 hours

Location : Les houches downhill tracks

Level : A previous experience is required

Formality : Make sure you have valid individual liability insurance for the practice of this activity without any location or altitude restrictions, including assistance, search and rescue, and repatriation

Documents available for download


Find in this section all the information about the different equipment that is required. Since weather conditions can be very variable, it is better to have several thin layers rather than to have one big garment.

- Closed shoes
- Long sleeves and arms clothes
- Full gloves
- Knee & elbow pads
- Back protector (strongly advisable)
- Sunglasses / mask
- Light bag pack
- Water
- Snacks

Our Rental Partners : You can rent your equipment with our rental shops partners and benefit from special price Sport Spirit 74
Our Equipment Partners : Lapierre, Millet, Dynastar, Julbo, Grivel & Monnet


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CO2 emitted per person for the activity: 3 kg. Learn out more about the footprint calculation of this activity

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