Val Zebrù (Bormio)

MOUNTAIN BIKE BORMIO

Surrounded by the Stelvio National Park, close to the Forni glacier and encircled by peaks high more than 3.500 m as the Gran Zebrù, Cevedale, Pasquale and Tresero, in a very close contact with flora and fauna, this amazing mountain bike tour will be on forest roads, military roads and exciting single track.

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NATURE

Coniferous forests, edelweiss, gentians, rhododendrons, deer, chamois, ibex, marmots, eagles, amazing panoramas on the Forni glacier and Cevedale glacier

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HISTORY

First World War military roads.

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ADVENTURES

Single track downhill through Zebrù valley.

CHARACTERISTICS

DIFFICULT

EQUIPMENT

START

Bormio (SO)

DISTANCE

about 51 km

RECOMMENDED MOUNTAIN BIKE

Full suspended min. 120/120

WHEN

Every week end from June to September

ELEVATION GAIN

about 2400 m

MANDATORY PROTECTOR

Helmet, gloves

BIKERS

Min 2

ELEVATION LOSS

about 2400 m

RECOMMENDED PROTECTOR

Kneepad, elbowpad

ELEVATION MAX

3001 m

ELEVATION MIN

1225 m

WATER

Copious

From Bormio to Rifugio Pizzini

DESCRIPTION

The first day we will ride our mountain bike on forest roads surrounded by coniferous woods and peaks. The firs part of the tour we will be uphill, than we will ride our mountain bike in a series of latch until we will go downhill, on a forest road, to Santa Caterina Valfurva. After lunch we will go uphill on a military road, with amazing panoramas on the Forni glacier, Cevedale glacier and Gran Zebrù, up to Pizzini refuge where we will have a warm shower, an aperitif and a typical dinner.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 30 km

about 1750 m

about 300 m

Copious

From Rifugio Pizzini to Bormio

DESCRIPTION

The second day will begin carrying up our mountain bike to the highest spot of the tour, where there are amazing panoramas and where we will start a wonderful single track downhill up to Bormio where we will have the end tour aperitif.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 21 km

about 650 m

about 2100 m

Copious

PRICE

Starting from 285€

PRICE INCLUDED

  • Guide
  • Insurance
  • Half board at the refuge (beverages are not included)
  • N. 2 packed lunch
  • N. 2 aperitif (soft drink for the underages)