Riding is not just for winter
sauzeonline started back in 2005 to help skiers and snowboarders plan their winter trips to Sauze d’Oulx. Over the past few years we’ve noticed an increase in the number of people asking about the biking on offer here in Sauze d’Oulx and the surrounding area during the summer months.
As the questions are increasing each year we thought it would be a good idea to share our knowledge and hopefully answer many of the questions along with providing as much useful information as we can to those wishing to enjoy Sauze d’Oulx and the surrounding area on 2 wheels. After all, the fun doesn’t stop when the snow melts!
If flowing with gravity and the natural terrain is your thing then Sauze d’Oulx offers some fantastic downhill tracks. The bike park is one of 8 locations that make up the Alpi Bike Resort. An international team of experts from the mountain bike world came together to create an area that’s both exciting and challenging with an emphasis on gravity.Read more
The Susa valley, which Sauze sits at the head of, offers spectacular XC riding with a great mixture of rough forest roads and high alpine passes that link to neighbouring valleys and offer stunning scenery. The higher Susa valley is an absolute dream for those that like to explore on never ending off road tracks. Old military roads are a common feature and the highest fort in Italy, Jafferau (2775m), will test even the fittest XC rider.Read more
Sauze d’Oulx is in a ideal pace for you to base yourself and explore some of cycling’s legendary alpine climbs. Names such as the Galibier, Telegraphe, Lautaret and Izoard are synonymous with with epic stages in the Tour de France whilst the Giro d’Italia regularly ventures up the Col du Mont Cenis and the infamous Colle delle Finestre with it’s 8km of dirt track.Read more
Why bike Sauze d’Oulx?
We believe that Sauze d’Oulx is a fantastic location to explore the high alpine peaks on either your mountain bike or road bike. The endless amount of natural trails that criss cross the area are some of the best regarded in the alps. Discover old military roads that provide access to some of the highest forts in Europe. Along with the natural trails, Sauze also has a bike park that provides great purpose built downhill trails accessed by lift. Road cycling is a passion in Italy with great names associated with the sport like Faustino Coppi and Marco Pantani. Sauze d’Oulx provides a perfect base to explore some of the legendary climbs of the Giro d’Italia and Tour de France.
Faure Sport in the centre of town has a great selection of mountain bikes and road bikes to rent. Whether you’re looking for something just to get around Sauze or through yourself down the challenging trails of the bike park there’s a bike for you.
Full suspension bikes start from €35 per day and go up €70 per day for e-bikes. Front suspension only bikes start at €25 per day. Road bikes are €55 per day.
The shop also provides servicing should your own bike need some attention. Charging points for e-bikes can be found next to the shop.
|Price for 1 day rental. Longer periods are available.|
What our customers say
We are a family of 6 and James and Sinead at Sauzeonline.com were brilliant in organising skis, lessons and restaurants. Really helpful and friendly - a pleasure to deal with. We plan to come back next year using Sauzeonline for everything.
The transfers we booked were professional and hassle free notwithstanding our late arrival. For the return we were greeted on time with great service. The ski hire was also of excellent quality.
Great service from James prior to arriving. Really went above and beyond. The rental shop was ideally situated at the bottom of the lift. Can't wait to return!
Easy to use website and good prices. James was very helpful on the phone. Ski hire shop provided good and rapid service
Just wanted to say that we had a great week and to thank you for all your assistance in arranging everything for us. Roll on next year!