Ponte di Legno Tonale: bike emotions
Pontedilegno-Tonale is a paradise for bike lovers: trails among Alpine nature, names that have entered the history books of cycling, breath-taking descents on mountain slopes and cycle paths that help you to enjoy a region rich in tradition.
Between Lombardy and Trentino there are more than 40 cycle paths: 500 km of trails suitable for beginners, experts and thrill seekers of all ages as well as families with children.
- Easy, simple trails: cycle paths, family Bike Parks and Skill Parks for children.
- Gravity & MTB, thrill filled trails: in Pontedilegno-Tonale MTB, enduro, downhill and gravity bike lovers will find something to sink their teeth into.
- Road, road cycling: on racing bikes along the most spectacular routes of the Giro d'Italia. The Gavia and Mortirolo Passes await more intrepid cyclists.
Even modern e-bikes have special trails!
There are lots of services available for cyclists like Bicibus, BIKE Passes to use the ski lifts at a reduced price, equipment hire, organised tours and bike schools.
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- 40 trails for different levels and sports
- 7 equipment hire points
- 12 e-bike recharge stations
- Possibility to book lessons and organised tours
- BIKE Passes for ski lifts
- Bicibus and connections
- Trails for e-bikes
Pontedilegno-Tonale bike, cycling in the heart of the Alps
Not matter what your favourite sport is in Pontedilegno-Tonale we have bike trails for all tastes! 40 trails for a total of 500 km provide intense days of training, challenges, adrenalin and lots of good clean fun.
Easy: Family bike park and cycle paths
In Passo Tonale there is a Family Bike Park, i.e. a park for bikes where you can choose from 3 different tracks of different levels: the simplest, the blue track is also suitable for children!
The bike park in Ponte di Legno however is defined as a Skills Park, here small children can get the feel of MTBs in complete safety. Here, thanks to the assistance of instructors it is possible to start the technical basics by improving your balance.
On the Trentino side there is the Val di Sole Cycle Path, that from Cogolo di Pejo descends 35 km down to Mostizzolo and offers long cool rides along the choppy water of River Noce.
In Lombardy on the other hand there is the Fiume Oglio Cycleway that runs along the river with the same name passing through all of Valle Camonica though woods and towns its 282 kilometres unite 4 provinces in Lombardy: Brescia, Bergamo, Cremona and Mantova. This is one of the reasons it was voted the most beautiful cycleway in Italy by the jury of the Italian Green Road Award.
MTB: wild dirt tracks
The mountains in our Ski Area are also perfect for MTB and enduro bikes. Well-marked technical tracks divided by difficulty pass through unspoilt nature and high altitude wild terrain. The tracks are mapped with GPS.
Gravity: Bike Park Pontedilegno-Tonale
The enormous Bike Park Pontedilegno-Tonale is a thrill seekers paradise.
2 blue tracks, 4 red tracks and 2 black tracks provide exciting descents for beginners and experts of all ages with jumps, Northshore bridges, sharp turns, artificial bumps and step downs.
The three tracks can be reached quickly using the Valbiolo Chairlift. DOWNHILL
Road: hot on the heels of cycling champions
The winding roads that climb our mountains have entered the history books thanks to the Giro d'Italia which has challenged the biggest names in cycling with the Gavia and Mortirolo Passes.
On the smooth tarmac in Trentino and Lombardy all road cycling enthusiasts can challenge themselves and launch into mythical sprints to break records.
All services for cyclists
Use the Bicibus service operating in both Lombardy and Trentino: bikes and their owners can reach Ponte di Legno and Passo del Tonale by taking specially equipped buses that leave from the train station in Edolo (BS) and Mezzana (TN).
The Pontedilegno-Tonale Ski Area has 5 ski lifts that are equipped to transport bikes: Temù - Roccolo Ventura Chairlift, Ponte di Legno - Valbione Chairlift and Corno d'Aola Chairlift, Tonale - Pontedilegno-Tonale Cable car and Valbiolo Chairlift.
Here are the prices of our BIKE Passes!
A bike hire service in the Pontedilegno-Tonale Ski Area is provided by 7 different centres that are bikers in all senses of the word. Here you can hire bikes for adults and children for all different sports, including e-bikes as well as accessories like backpacks, helmets and bike trailers for children.
All at these centres you can get help with small repairs and to inflate the wheels.
Here you can find a description of lots of routes for all sports and difficulty levels complete with GPS coordinates. If you do not think you are ready ask the hire centres in the area: you can book fantastic organised tours with professional bike instructors.