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Trail Running in France

A country that welcomes runners from all over the world.

The Haute Savoie region has some of the most magnificent routes to run. For example, you can progress from the base of Mont Blanc in Chamonix, to the foot of the Matterhorn in Zermatt, exploring two incredible countries in the same tour and in the company of an experienced trail running leader. Another option of trail running in France is to take some traces of the legendary Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc, a really important event in the world calendar of trail running. Beyond the sporting aspect, living this type of tours in France will allow you to discover the magnificent sceneries of the French Alps, the Jura Mountains and all the outstanding places that you can find in our selection of guided trips below.

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There are many reasons for choosing Trail Running in France

The most amazing and challenging running trails are located in the mountains of southern France. There, you can find thousands of trails to choose from, with different levels of difficulty. However, most of them are extremely difficult and require an excellent physical condition.


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Best time to visit

From June to August


France presents a great diversity of climates. The western coast areas have a warm climate and rain throughout the year. In the center of the country, the summers are hotter and the winters are colder, with little rain. Finally, in the south the climate is Mediterranean


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