Garfagnana MTB Tour
11/15/2012

Garfagnana MTB Tour

Pedalling freely in the mountains and valleys of Garfagnana with your wheels on the Apennines and your eyes on the Apuan Alps.
This landscape and these routes can only be enjoyed in this magic area of Italy. MTB Tour in Garfagnana offers 4 different stages,
with flowing and single-track routes. There is a bike park in the Il Ciocco Estate with the legendary descent (now downhill) used in
the World Championships of 1991.

 

TYPE OF TOUR
A map and the GPS track is provided at check in so everything can also be done on your own. There is also a local guide service available for those requiring it. A GPS with the tracks already loaded can also be rented.

 

ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE
The meeting point is the Sport Village of Castelvecchio Pascoli (Lucca) for check in, handing over the maps and the GPS tracks. Arrival is always at the Sport Village, where other services and sports are available.

 

SUITABLE FOR
There are no particular technical difficulties for those with reasonable preparation. There are very technical single tracks in some parts but they can be easily avoided.

 

BAGGAGE
The drivEvent staff take the baggage from one place to the next.

 

WHEN IS IT AVAILABLE
The tour is recommended from May to November to avoid the snow along the routes.

 

RENTAL OF MTBs AND MATERIAL
MTBs, GPS, helmets, gloves and other material is available for hire or sale.

 

For further information: http://www.sportvillageciocco.it