Mountain biking in the Jura mountains

Fun and sporting guided

bike tours

bike tours for

all levels

OENOLOGY AND WINE TASTING

75€ per person

gastronomy

65€ per person

Many bike tours in Jura mountains are available, in a 15 km area around Clairvaux-les-Lacs.

Mountain bike discovery trails

From Surchauffant to Bourlaches Belvedere

Price : 65 €

Côte de l’Heute and its medieval fortresses

Price : 65 €

Clairvaux and the belvederes

Price : 65 €

Chalain lake tour

Price : 65 €

Enduro MTB at Conliège

Price : 65 €

The prices include equipment (bike and protections) and instructor support.
Half-day cycling tours.

Oenology and wine-tasting

e-bike tour

Discovery of the vineyard of Arbois. This guided cycling tour ends with a tasting of local products : cheese and wine.
Start from Arbois, nice town , culinary Mecca of Jura.
We cross the “Reculée des Planches”, famous natural site, then the Cuisance source, a nice river with a rich aqatic fauna. After all that, we go up to the belvedere which overhang the “Cirque des Planches”.
Here we can enjoy some magnificient points of view.
Back to the valley, across the Domaine Villet vineyard, organic wine pionneer since 1988. A tasting break will close this beautiful hike.

# Bicycle tours in the Jura mountains – Clairvaux-les-Lacs

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Mountain Bike

Beginner level

Length

17 km – 11mi

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Elevation gain

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Price

75€ per person

Culinary bike tour

The course winds through a lush forest, which passes over the “Joux mountain pass”, a famous transit point for the Tour de France. The route takes us to the magnificent “Combe de Prénovel de Bise”. An exceptional flora and fauna live in its peat bogs.

Real immersion in the Jura forest, between First and Second Plateau of the Jura Mountains, the goal of this hike is to visit the farm of Lauriane Schoff, who is a snail farmer

Do you know snail farming ?

We invite you to discover snail farming, or tiny horned beasts land !
After meeting this very special little animal, let’s surprise your taste buds with recipes that will amaze you … beyond the traditional “Bourguignonne shell”. Tales and stories will make you never see the snail the same again

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Bicycle tourism

Beginner Level

Length

29 km – 18mi

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Elevation Gain

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Price

65€ per person

# bicycle tours in the Jura mountains – Col de Joux

Chalain lake tour

UNESCO World Heritage Natural Site

Around the Chalain Lake, natural water reservoir since the Neolithic era. Most of the trail is on the heights, alternating magnificent views, nice single tracks and a magical forest.
After the effort comes the comfort! Swimming is possible at Doucier beach.

# mountain bikes tour in the Jura mountains – Chalain Lake tour

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Mountain Bike

Beginner / intermediate level

Length

20 km – 12mi

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Elevation

500 + / 500 –

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Price

65€ per person

From “Surchauffant” to Bourlaches Belvedere

The course runs along the right bank of Lake Vouglans. 3rd largest lake in France, this immense expanse of emerald water shelters the secrets of a submerged village.
A mix of single tracks and white paths through the boxwoods to the Bourlaches belvedere, which offers a magnificent view of the Lake and the  Mercantine Harbor.
Along this route, you will discover the atypical flora and fauna of the surroundings of Vouglans Lake.

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Mountain Bike

Beginner / Intermediate Level

Length

20 km – 12mi

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Elevation

250+ / 250 –

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Price

65€ per person

Côte de l’Heute and its medieval fortresses

The “Heute coast” is a real gem for cavers and for medieval archaeologists. But not only : for mountain bikers too!
This 40 km long geological formation forms a barrier that dominates the Lons-Le-Saunier plain and the Combe d’Ain over 250 meters …
Most of the route crosses the crest of the Côte, through splendid forests, to the imposing ruins of several fortified castles, steeped in history.
Bicycle tour that mixes Nature and Historical Heritage.

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Mountain bike

Beginner / Intermediate Level

Length

20 km – 12mi

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Elevation

350 + / 350 –

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Price

65€ per person

Clairvaux and its belvederes

MTB ride through the forest around Clairvaux. A mix of technical singles tracks, white paths and views of the lakes and the Reculée de la Frasnée. A great course nearby!

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Mountain bike

Beginner / Intermediate Level

Length

17 km – 11mi

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Elevation

250+ / 250 –

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Price

65€ per person

Enduro MTB at Conliège

This service is designed for experienced mountain bikers, with a good level, who wish to discover the discipline of Enduro.
Enduro is a mountain bike discipline, that appeared in the 2000s, mainly in France, with the technological development of bicycles. It combines elements of downhill mountain biking and cross-country.
Conliège in a steephead Valley near Lons-le-Saunier.
4 to 5 technical descents await you there.
Julien practices Enduro, so he will be happy to be available for you to have a fun time with adrenaline at the top!

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Mountain Bike

Expert Level

Length

35 km – 21mi

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Elevation

1100+/1100 –

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Price

65€ per person