Explore the famous “descent from the Ardèche Mountains” across the ever-changing terrain of the Ardèche Mountains Regional Nature Reserve. A shuttle bus drops you off up at the village of Montselgues, from where you will be guided by an instructor as you speed (completely safely!) down the slopes sculpted by time and water. Picturesque, remote hamlets are dotted along the route. Ride along the ridgetop, enjoying regular clear, exceptional views over the surrounding mountain ranges.

Route and terrain : from 35 to 40km including 500m of elevation gain and 1,500 of elevation loss
Duration : from 8.30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (pack a picnic)
Age : from 15 years old
Meeting point : Chambonas car park
GPS: 44.4147 4.127

Ride : regular ride (min. 5 participants)
Group : on-demand ride (min. 5 participants)
Rate from : 50 €
Rate including : Guide, minibus summit drop-off. (Optional full-suspension MTB or e-MTB hire)


  • everything the Ardèche Mountains have to offer in just one ride
  • all Mountain premium MTB hire (traditional or electric)
  • downhill ride with 1,500m total elevation loss