The Gorges of Chavanon
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The Gorges of Chavanon

The Gorges of Chavanon

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This challenging circuit climbs and descends in the Chavanon gorges.

This circuit is part of the FFVélo Haute-Corrèze mountain bike base, the largest mountain biking area in France with 1000 km of marked circuits. It is classified as a sporty circuit because it is a series of steep descents and climbs with highly technical passages on portions of degraded trails. Stunning passages through the gorges and on the plateaus. Reserved for lovers of technical courses.


Marking: brown arrows
Departing from the tourist information car park.

  • Departure : Summer Tourist Information Office, Merlines
  • Arrival : Summer Tourist Information Office, Merlines
  • Towns crossed : Monestier-Merlines, Merlines, Aix, and Saint-Étienne-aux-Clos


Altimetric profile


Take care, sports circuit with technical passages.

Information desks

Place Voltaire, 19200 Ussel

05 19 60 00 30

2 place de l'église, 19340 Eygurande

05 19 60 00 30

Access and parking

19 km from Ussel, follow the D1089.
The departure point is on the edge of the D1089, as you leave Merlines, heading in the direction of Clermont-Ferrand.

Parking :

Summer Tourist Information Office, Merlines

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