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Chalais

The Argentinian Trail (Becs de Bosson)

Epic high alpine ride on The Argentinian Trail (Becs de Bosson) with a camping option

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The Argentinian Trail (Becs de Bosson)
The Argentinian Trail (Becs de Bosson)

Time & Location

09 Oct 2021, 09:00

Chalais, 3966 Chalais, Switzerland

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About the Event

Hi Everyone! 

This is a long-awaited high alpine ride on one of the most epic Artentinitan Trail (Becs de Bosson). It's an all-day ride for upper-intermediate and advanced riders with good fitness. The ride is lift-assisted from Chalais to the top of Cret du Midi. This will require a lift pass for about 22chf. 

(All information regarding the lift are here: https://www.vercorin.ch/en/operation-schedule-4450.html )

Meeting Point:

Address: Parking at the Chalais Telecabine 

Exact location link: https://goo.gl/maps/wj9xzKeV2BcM6GxWA

Trail Details:

Trail Details & GPX file: https://www.komoot.fr/tour/474988379?ref=wtd

Duration: about 7-8 hours

Length: 50km

Elevation gain: 1'420m

Elevation loss: 3'160m

Technical Skill Required: Riders of good physical fitness and  intermediate or higher technical skill

Physical Fitness Required: Good physical fitness is essential. This trip will involve a long 45min hike-a-bike requiring carrying to the bikes

Required Equipment:

Working Mountain Bike.

Protective equipment.

Appropriate carb high food for all-day

Water for all-day 2L minimum

MTB appropriate Strong Lights 

Appropriate accident insurance!

Departure from Geneva information:

We as a group depart from Geneva on Friday at about 18:00 and at the moment we still have one place in the car including a place for a bike available so if you want a place contact the organiser asap. 

Camping information:

This trip will be combined with two camping nights. Frist one  (Friday to Saturday) and the second (Saturday to Sunday) in Gryon, La Barboleuse campsite. Everyone is welcome to join us there.

This ride is followed the next day with a bike park day at Crans-Montana (for details click here to see the event on our calendar)

If no one (other than the organizer) is signed in for the ride (RSVPd) a day before the event, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the event.

Organiser Contact Details:

Andrew

WhatsApp & Mobile: +41 78 756 61 99

Email: team@trailcollectors.com

TC Rider Profile: https://www.trailcollectors.com/profile/aszymanski08

Legal Disclaimer:

The organizer of the outing can in no way be held responsible for injuries, damage, or other bodily harm or material damage resulting directly or indirectly from participation in a proposed outing. The organizer of the outing does not claim to be a professional guide or instructor and does not propose guiding or schooling, instruction, or coaching services. Trail Collectors tribe is about community and sharing experiences together.

L'organisateur de la sortie ne saurait en aucun cas être tenu responsable des blessures, dégâts ou autres dommages corporels et/ou matériels découlant directement ou indirectement de la participation à une sortie proposée. L'organisateur de la sortie n'est pas un guide ou instructeur professionnel et ne propose pas de services de guidage, d'instruction ou de coaching. L'essence de Trail Collectors Tribe est la communauté et le partage des expériences.

COVID restrictions In accordance with the current pandemic guidelines for Geneva we may have to limit the event places. We aim to make it a regular event so you can always sign up for a future Monday. As restrictions ease again, we will be able to open it up more.

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