Summer in Saint Francois Lonchamp

In summer, Saint-François-Longchamp is the domain of cyclists, mountain bikers, motorcyclists and hikers.


The col de la Madeleine is situated between the valley of the Isère and that of the Maurienne and is a famous and highly regarded climax. The nice thing is that you can climb the Col from 2 sides. From the northern Isère valley and there are 2 different routes of the Maurienne valley. The northern side is quite irregular with a short descent. The southern side is more regular but steep.

There are also famous cols such as the Iseran and the Clandon. The real cycling enthusiasts will not be disappointed. In the summer the Parc and the restaurant are fully adapted to the wishes of the cyclist. There is a closed bicycle shed, a bicycle workshop and there are biker meals and pasta in between.

Motorcycle riding

The Alpine routes are very popular with motorcyclists. With all the bends and beautiful views you can tour to your heart’s content.

In summer the Parc offers both short (1 night) and long nights. there is a closed parking for motorcycles.


Saint-François-Longchamp has many activities in summer. Especially for the sporty ones there is a lot to do in the Alps, but also a day at the swimming pool is one of the possibilities.

  • Swimming pool
  • Toboggan run
  • Lift open 2 days a week
  • Hiking trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Downhill biking
  • Paragliding
  • Climbing park
  • Cycling
  • And much more