CYCLING ROUTES IN BUGEY
Cycle on the quiet roads of Bugey and enjoy exceptional views of the Alps, Mont Blanc and alpine lakes.
Discover our climbs from the famous and very difficult Grand Colombier to the less known, less difficult but not less charming climbs such as Col de Cuvillat, Col de Richemond and many others.
One step away from busy Alpine climbs, Bugey’s routes offer a large variety of profiles winding through lovely villages on low traffic roads.
58 - Tour de la Dent du chat
One of the most sustained climbs in the Alps, with 10 successive kilometres at 10%. A benchmark for cyclo-climbers! The summit offers a bird's-eye view of the lake and a fabulous vista of mo...
In Honoré's footsteps
Virieu-le-Grand was home to a notable local personality : Honoré d'Urfé, lord of Virieu-le-Grand, count of Chateauneuf and marquis of Valromey.
A route to run on the step of the author of t...
Le Bugey Sud en roue libre
Buy your bike pass (2€) at the Tourist Office and its partners and enjoy :
- 6 discovey tours by bike
- Information about heritage and nature
- Benefits with our partners
Cycling route: Col des Fosses Ordonnaz
Lovely cycling ride in Bugey's mountain.
To discover along the road:
Belley, Bugey's capital
The panorama table before the top of col des Fosses
Ambléon and Cerin lakes
Cycling route : les balcons du vieux Rhône
Starting from Massignieu-de-Rives, discover an easy cycling route on tiny roads on the balcony above the old Rhône through wineyards and authentic villages.
Cycling route : Col du Ballon
Starting from Vieu le Grand, le col du Ballon is regular climb offering wonderful panoramas on the way.
Only a handful of cars venture on this road everyday, so you can enjoy the quietness...
Cycling route : Col de la Biche
Climbed for the first time in the Tour de France 2017 during the Queen Stage between Nantua and Chambéry, the hors catégorie climb col de la Biche is a real challenge offering great panorama...
Cycling route: From the Rhône river to the ridges
82 km circuit through Bugey and Valromey.
To discover along the circuit: Belley, capital of Bugey, the lake of Virieu-le-Grand, between the col de la Lèbe and col du Ballon, the small lakes...