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Sundgau mountain biking area, South Alsace

CR: the Bitten
CR: the Bitten

The Sundgau is a favorite land for mountain biking. A wide variety of environments make it possible to offer family and sports circuits.

In the south, the Alsatian Jura, mountainous part of Sundgau, presents a contrasted relief which will delight experienced mountain bikers eager for sensations and elevation differences.

Conversely, the Ill and Largue valleys will delight families with suitable and enjoyable routes. This mountain bike area is labeled by the Federation French cycle tourism.

Discover la route map.

Order the carte or guidebooks of the VTT domain.

Please note, the starting point of the routes in Ferrette is no longer the Tourist Office but at the office of the Comunauté de Communes Sundgau located 3a route de Lucelle à Ferrette!

The circuits

CR: the Bitten
CR: the Bitten

With 33 circuits and over 700 km of marked mountain bike routes, the Sundgau mountain biking area is the largest in Alsace. He understands:

- 5 circuits green: very easy circuits of less than 10km on beautiful paths, suitable for families and beginners.
- 15 circuits blue: easy circuits from 11 to 22 km.
- 9 circuits red: difficult circuits that require good mountain biking skills.
- 4 circuits Black: very difficult circuits which combine strong elevations and significant distances.

Guidebooks and a detailed map of the 33 circuits are available at the Sundgau Tourist Office in Altkirch or Ferrette. Ask for them on 03 89 08 23 88 or by email, they can be sent to you by mail. Guidebook at 5 € and shipping costs.

Discover and download the route map.

The Guidebooks

Mountain biking guidebook of Sundgau
Mountain biking guidebook of Sundgau

In pocket format, these guidebooks present in detail each of the 33 circuits in the area. Produced in collaboration with Marc GLOTZ, they highlight the tourist sites, anecdotes and stories of Sundgau and are essential for those who wish to discover this land of tales and legend.

Sold in the offices of the Tourist Office of Altkirch and Ferrette at a price of € 5.
Sending by mail possible.

More information !

The mountain bike map

With the markup of the Club Vosgien
Map of the Sundgau mountain biking area

At a 1: 33 scale, the mountain bike map du Sundgau presents the 33 mountain bike circuits. Published on tear-proof paper, it will follow you everywhere, in all weathers and for a long time!

The document contains the technical data of each circuit (distance, difficulty, difference in altitude, starting point) as well as a brief presentation of the routes.

Available in three languages, it offers, in addition to the marked routes, the possibility of adapting your itinerary because it presents a degree of detail equivalent to a scale of 1 / 25th including all existing paths without forgetting the pedestrian markup of the Club Vosgien.

Sold in the offices of the Sundgau Tourist Office in Ferrette and Altkirch for € 5.

Sending by mail possible.

To order the card: click here

Please note, the starting point of the routes in Ferrette is no longer the Tourist Office but at the office of the Comunauté de Communes Sundgau located 3a route de Lucelle à Ferrette!

Download GPX files for your GPS

N ° Circuits Distance Elevation Download GPX

From the Sundgau Community of Communes in Ferrette

1 The Bergwald tour 16.5 km 290 m GPX file
2 The circuit of Saint Brice 30 km 520 m GPX file
3 In the heart of the Alsatian Jura 40 km 820 m GPX file
4 The Rossberg tour 20 km 460 m GPX file
5 In the land of sources 35 km 875 m GPX file
6 In the footsteps of Lucelle Abbey 42 km 1150 m GPX file
7 The circuit of the two castles 42.5 km 925 m GPX file

From the entrance to the village of Koestlach

8 The Way of St. James 10.5 km 90 m GPX file
9 Grumbach circuit 20 km 215 m GPX file
10 The foothills of the Jura 22 km 280 m GPX file
11 The Ill valley 28 km 420 m GPX file

From the Hirsingue sports complex

12 The Willerbach circuit 13 km 140 m GPX file
13 The Roman road 16.5 km 235 m GPX file
14 Thalbach valley 25 km 350 m GPX file
15 The Talrain forest 30.5 km 530 m GPX file
16 In the land of ponds 22 km 280 m GPX file
17 The vanished village of Rossburn 35 km 460 m GPX file
18 The Feldbach circuit 26 km 330 m GPX file
33 The Buergerwald tour 20.5 km 360 m GPX file

From the Friesen Bike Park

19 The stork tour 9 km 130 m GPX file
20 Along the Largue 11.5 km 180 m GPX file
21 The pilgrimage circuit 15.5 km 210 m GPX file
22 The Largue valley 22 km 260 m GPX file
23 The 3 powers terminal 31 km 380 m GPX file

From the Porte d'Alsace sector

24 The Porte d'Alsace 19.5 km 125 m GPX file
25 The two Traubach 20 km 195 m GPX file
26 The Traubach valley 15 km 215 m GPX file
27 The Steinbach valley 11 km 150 m GPX file
28 Ballersdorf tour 25 km 365 m GPX file
29 In the footsteps of JJ Henner 10 km 60 m GPX file
30 Around Eglingen 6.5 km 56 m GPX file

From the Tagolsheim swimming pool

31 The Rebberg Tour 16.5 km 250 m GPX file
32 The Grand Canon circuit 20.5 km 360 m GPX file

These GPX tracks repeat the circuits of the Sundgau mountain biking area. However at times, they take different paths due to forestry work, change of allocation of a path, etc.

Please note, the starting point of the routes in Ferrette is no longer the Tourist Office but at the office of the Comunauté de Communes Sundgau located 3a route de Lucelle à Ferrette!

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