Livigno is famous for a great range of winter sport activities and its breathtaking nature, earning it the nickname “Little Tibet”. Its unique mountain scenery is also perfect for a variety of biking sports in summer. The spectrum of trails around Livigno features something for everyone: cross-country, all mountain and downhill riders can choose the perfect sportive challenges. Road cycling athletes also love Livigno for altitude training (1816 m a.s.l.) and a total of 3.200 km of mapped trails and GPS-tracks can be discovered in the surrounding area. Down in the valley, the town centre of Livigno offers 250 tax-free shops. Located right in the heart of Europe, Livigno can easily be reached by car or train and bike hotels provide individual services for all bike fans and vacationers. More info www.livigno.eu – www.livignobike.it
Mottolino Bike park
Mottolino bike park is not only well-known among gravity sport fans because of the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in 2005, but also for a large range of different freeride tracks. From September 1st to 7th 2013 Livigno welcomes the world’s best freeride mountainbikers to Mottolino Bike park where the first Italian edition of the FIAT Nine Knights Mountainbike event will take place. There are 11 different trails, for everybody’s fun: one blue line, 5 red and 4 black trails. Besides this there is a jump area with structures for any level, a north shore area with wooden platforms, and a Big Air Bag, to safely try new tricks. A crew of experts is at work every day for the maintenance of the trails, making you find the best conditions ever.
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