Mountain Biking in Bikepark Champéry, Geneva,
580 km/360.6 mi of marked trails
24 lifts, 9 downhills, freeride runs
Bike rentals in the park:
Geneva is the capital city of the Republic and Canton of Geneva. It is the second most populous city in Switzerland and the most populous city of Romandy which is the French speaking part of Switzerland. Geneva is situated where Rhone river exits Lake Geneva. Geneva is an international destination, a worldwide center for diplomacy, a financial hub and the most important home base for numerous international organisations.
Champery lies near Geneva, being considered as a Mountain Bike Mekka. It is formed by Val d’Illiez, the Swiss resorts of the Portes du Soleil, Morgins and Champery and is a regular host of the Swiss Mountain Bike Championship. Champery Bikepark is the largest mountain bike domain in Europe together with the French Portes du Soleil.
The bikepark consists of 24 lifts, 580 km /360.6 mi long of marked trails and 9 permanent downhill and free-ride runs. You will find from easily family trails to hardcore free runs and full on downhill. The free-ride trails on the Bex are ultra – steep. Champery offers everything a mountain biker may dream of.
There are bike rentals if you don’t have your own bike. You will find everything from world cup downhill bikes to children’s bikes. Apart from crazy downhills, the trails are also scenic, so you will enjoy breathtaking descents over Lake Geneva. Don’t miss riding this Mountain Bike heaven.
How to Get to Destination
98.1 miles/159 km, 1 hour 43 minutes
Head south on Bundesplatz to Kochergasse, turn right to stay on Bundesplatz, continue to Bundesgasse, continue to Effingerstrasse, food right at Belpstrasse / Route 12, turn left into Laupenstrasse / Route 1, continue to follow the Route 1, take the exit towards Lausanne / Fribourg, follow the signs for E25/A1/Lausanne/Bern-Bethlehem/Genève/Neuchâtel and enter the A1/E25 (Road with controlled toll) Keep left, follow signs for E62/Exit 18/Genève/Lausanne-Crissier/Lausanne-Sud, keep right, follow signs for Genève, continue to A1a (signs for Evian) take exit 2-Genève-lac to enter Route 1, (Road with controlled toll) turn left into the Av. de France, continue along Quai Wilson, continue along Quai du Mont-Blanc, turn left at the Pont du Mont-Blanc, slight left at Quai du Général-Guisan, turn right onto Bd Helvétique, turn right onto Bd des Philosophes, turn right at the rond-point de Plainpalais, turn right onto Bd Georges-Favon.
165.1 miles/267 km, 2 hours 48 minutes
Head west on Werftsteg to Europaplatz, turn left into Europaplatz, turn right to stay on Europaplatz, slight right to Frohburgstrasse / Route 9, turn right at Robert-Zund-Strasse/Route 9, continue to follow the Route 9, turn left into Bahnhofplatz/N8/Route 2/Route 9, continue to follow the Bahnhofplatz/N8/Route2, slight right to Pilatusstrasse / Route 2, turn right at Obergrundstrasse, turn left into Hirschengraben / Route 2, slight right to Hallwilerweg / Route 2, continue to follow the Route 2, take the exit to Basel / Bern / Zürich / Emmen, join the A2, enter the A1/A2, keep left, follow signs for E25/Lausanne/Bern/Biel/Oensingen, at junction 37-Wankdorf, stay right and follow the signs for E25/E27/A1 to Genève / Lausanne / Fribourg / Neuchâtel / Bern-Neufeld, continue to follow the A1/E25, keep left, follow signs for E62/Exit 18/Genève/Lausanne-Crissier/Lausanne-Sud, keep right, follow signs for Genève, continue to A1a (signs for Evian) take exit 2-Genève-lac to enter Route 1 (Road with controlled toll) turn left into the Av. de France, continue along Quai Wilson, continue along Quai du Mont-Blanc, turn left at the Pont du Mont-Blanc, slight left at Quai du Général-Guisan, turn right onto Bd Helvétique, turn right onto Bd des Philosophes, turn right at the rond-point de Plainpalais, turn right onto Bd Georges-Favon.
Geneva Internationa Airport,
4.1 miles/7.4 km
Take a train from anywhere in Switzerland and disembark at Geneva central station.
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