Distance: 32 km
Level: Red level - Difficult
Elevation: 528 D +
Departure: Villages of Lake Paladru
MTB markings, circuit n ° 2.
In the countryside, Lake or body of water within 300 m
Recommended period (s): Autumn, Summer, Winter, Spring
Attention, be careful when crossing the secondary road.

By mountain bike

The essential circuit n ° 2. the start promises to be steep for 2 km, then the rest is just a walk in the forest before arriving in the village of Le Pin to discover the Grange Dîmière and leave in the undergrowth. Possibility of departure from Charavines by n ° 5

At point 634, (yellow markings, directional post for hiking "les Cardelles") possibility of making a detour (not marked) of 3 km round trip to find the magnificent castle of Virieu. The mountain biker will appreciate the diversity of terrain: undergrowth, pebbles and false flats.

Points of interest

Grange Dîmière
Cultural heritage

Tithe Barn

Musée archéologique du lac de Paladru
Cultural heritage

Paladru Lake Archaeological Museum

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Free access.

Equipments & services


  • Public toilets
  • Parking


  • Coach access
  • Supervised beach

Home of animals

  • Animals accepted: Yes
  • Animals accepted without supplement


Our contact details

N°2 – The heights of Lac de Paladru

In front the town hall


38850 Villages of Lake Paladru

Getting to the starting point