North Como Lake

MOUNTAIN BIKE LAKE COMO

Uphills on secondary road with amazing panoramas on lake Como, exciting downhills on single track, castle and small villages isolated in the mountain: that all is the best mountain bike tour on the north side of the lake Como.

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NATURE

Birds of prey, woods, amazing panoramas on the Como Lake

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HISTORY

Castle, small villages

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ADVENTURES

Single tracks downhill with roots, fixed and mobile stones

CHARACTERISTICS

DIFFICULT

EQUIPMENT

START

Bellano (LC)

DISTANCE

about 65 km

RECOMMENDED MOUNTAIN BIKE

Full suspended min. 120/120

WHEN

Every week end from May to Octorber

ELEVATION GAIN

about 2900 m

MANDATORY PROTECTOR

Helmet, gloves

BIKERS

Min 2

ELEVATION LOSS

about 2900 m

RECOMMENDED PROTECTOR

Kneepad, elbowpad

ELEVATION MAX

1718 m

ELEVATION MIN

200 m

WATER

Copious

From Bellano to Dervio

DESCRIPTION

We will start riding our mountain bike on a uphill secondary road, the first section has amazing panoramas on the lake Como, whereas the second part is on the shadow of the woods. When we will arrive at the highest spot of the day we will have a packed lunch to collect energy for the long downhill.

In the afternoon we will ride our mountain bike on a flat single track with incredible view on the lake Como, than we will have the downhill up to the hotel where we will have an aperitif and a traditional dinner.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 30 km

about 1400 m

about 1400 m

Copious

From Dervio to Piona

DESCRIPTION

We will start riding our mountain bike early in the morning from Dervio to the peak of the Legnoncino. The first section of the uphill has amazing panoramas on the lake Como, the second part is in the wood and the third part is a forest road in the wood with incredible view on the lake.

In the last few meters is not possible to pedal so we will carrying up our mountain bike to the highest spot of the tour where we can see the lake down us and the peaks covered by snow. From here we will start an exciting downhill single track up to the shore of the lake where we will have the end tour aperitif and then we will get a train to go back to Bellano.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 35 km

about 1500 m

about 1500 m

Copious

PRICE

Starting from 255€

PRICE INCLUDED

  • Guide
  • Insurance
  • Half board at the hotel in a double room (beverages are not included – single room on request)
  • N. 2 packed lunch
  • Train to Bellano
  • N. 2 aperitif (soft drink for the underages)