Abondance Valley Mountain Bike Rally


    Discover the valley of Abondance, its heritage, its treasures through a treasure hunt… by bike ! Course of 16km, 600m difference in altitude. 3 to 4 hours.
    Sister Sophie of the Abbey challenges you to find her lost object in this bicycle treasure hunt!

    Sister Sophie, former nun of the Valley of Abondance will follow you on your journey to enlighten you on the traditions, heritage and remarkable elements of the Valley. Through this route between mountains and villages, you will have a series of questions and riddles that will allow you to find an object and participate in the summer challenge.

    A final ranking will allow you to measure yourself against the other participants and to check your answers! To win for the 3 steps of the Podium :

    A weekend in a 3* hotel for 2 people,
    A wheel of Abondance cheese and
    A place to participate in the Pass’Portes du Soleil MTB 2023.

    Ready to take up the challenge?
    Through a set of riddles, anecdotes and games, you will be taken on a journey through the paths and streets of Abondance and the Chapelle d’Abondance, discovering the history of cycling and the history of the valley! 3 hours of original treasure hunt.

    The tour is done in total autonomy (whenever you want !). Departure : Tourist office of la Chapelle d’Abondance. Course of 16km, 600m of difference in altitude.

    Mountain bike level : Sporty (Enduro advised) – VTTAE level accessible.

    The course is accessible by mountain bike or electric bike. Medium level, on road, path and some single track in descent.

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    From 01/07 to 30/09/2022, daily.


    One price: 20 €
    Group adults: 85 € (Rate for a team from 4 to 6 persons.).

    15% discount for Multi Pass and GIA card holders.

    15% discount for Multi Pass and GIA card holders.


    74360 Abondance

    Spoken languages

    • Langue
    • French