"Virons vélo" in Marlhes

Come and ride as a family between stone and forest !

The village of Marlhes culminates at an altitude of 940m, on the plateaux of the Monts du Pilat. Come and ride with your family and take a deep breath of fresh air... "Between stone and forest"!

You will find various landscapes and a rich heritage, from the Béate to the Rosey, including the Temple of the Virgin of Cartaire, and of course the church, which is the starting point of most bike rides in the area. There are so many stories to discover and so many memories to make.


The table below includes the following information: circuit number and length.

The circuits are classified in order of increasing difficulty.

  Name Distance Information


La Tranquillou de Mabeux

4.8 km

The easiest ride, ideal for beginners who have just removed stabilizers!


La p'tite boucle du Rosey

4.9 km

Only slightly longer than the first one, this circuit may require that you have mastered using your gears. First uphill parts on this route!


Le chemin de Cartaire

8.5 km

For those cyclists starting to feel at ease with increasing difficulty or wanting to tackle a longer distance. They can be sure to have a great time on this 8.5 km of beautiful paths.


Le huit de la Béate

12 km

12 km roller coaster to La Béate with several uphill climbs, for the more experienced young cyclists.


Beware ! You may cross cars from time to time.