Train to your maximum in the Swiss Alps. Groups of up to 10 people can stay in the fully catered Chalet Corvus, anything from 4 days to 4 weeks! small groups or race teams. Chalet Corvus is a perfect environment for you to concentrate on some serious altitude training in luxury alpine chalet environment with our hot-tub for relaxing after your efforts. We mostly cater for road cycling but with hundreds of varied off-road tracks and trails you can also spend your training off-road.
If you are a club rider who wants to do somthing different with your club, or you are a Pro-team looking to get some serious alpine training, and have our chalet chef prepare your food for you, Chalet Corvus can find a cycle holiday solution for you.
We can offer you a fully tailored cycling week of punishing alpine climbs, or just some damn good rides! You can do anything from 1000m of climbing to 3-4000m in one day, we will create your rides according to your ability. We give you a new Garmin GPS which will guide you on your route, we also have prepared GPS routes to download. Your rides will generally finish back at the chalet but we have a local guide who can take you out, and it is possible to arrange a longer overnight tour. See below for some example rides, one ride can also be the famous Verbier Climb, which was part of the 2009 Tour du France!
If you run into trouble, we have a vehicle which can come to your help and bring you back to the chalet!
Your package will include:
- Accommodation for up to 10 people all in single beds(double if required)
- Breakfast and Dinner – includes free house wine and beer
- Food prepared on site and nutrition is aimed at sports and cycling
- Tailor made routes depending on your ability and stay duration
- A Garmin EDGE GPS to guide you on your routes
- GPS download routes also available of your routes
- A local guide if available and required
- Use of the chalet Hot-tub
- Simple bike workshop
- Secure bike lock up
- Collection for you and your bike from the local train station to the chalet and back after your stay(if needed)
Please have a look at the gallery page to see the pictures of the chalet.
To get to Chalet Corvus our local airport is Geneva, and then a direct 2hr train ride will bring you to Sion, from there we can collect you and your bikes and bring you to the chalet.
Please contact Paul to discuss your tailored package, prices are from 98CHF per person per night on a fully catered basis (min 6persons, 4nights) including house beer-wine and a pickup-drop off to the local train station.
Example Ride Day 1 : Door to Door
Distance 38km – Ride Time 1h47 – Elevation gain 1,275m – Max speed 75.2km/h
Example Ride Day 2 : Door to Door
Distance 92km – Ride Time 4h32 – Elevation gain 2,168m – Max speed 86.4km/h
Example Ride Day 3 – Day 4 : 2 day tour.
This can be decided by the group, for such a ride a day bag would need to be carried for an overnight stay.
Tour day 1 – click on image to view and use browser back button to finish
Distance 153km – Ride time 5-7hrs group depending – Elevation gain 2,173m
Tour day 2 – click on image to view and use browser back button to finish
Distance 142km – Ride time 4-6hrs group depending – Elevation gain 1,553m
Example Ride Day 5 : Door to Door
This could be a short ride in the morning with the afternoon to relax and use the chalet Spa!
Please have a look at one of our favorite 4 day cycle tours – https://www.facebook.com/Geneve500/info?tab=page_info