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Besançon Grandes Heures Nature

In Besançon, historical heritage and natural environments have been in dialogue for more than 2000 years, come and live in Besançon and its agglomeration a unique trail running experience, harmoniously mixing exceptional panoramas and discovery of the cultural heritage classified by UNESCO.

13 routes and 2 trail running challenges on the Grand Besançon, accessible to all, will make you discover the city and its environment from another angle. A relief that will lend itself to all types of training!

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LA FLECHE BISONTINE - 20 et 21 avril - Esplanade des Droits de l'Homme

Nouvelle épreuve cyclo sportive au cœur du Grand Besançon, La flèche bisontine s’inscrit comme une classique de printemps pour les passionnés de cyclisme amateurs. Tracés en totalité dans le secteur du grand Besançon métropole, les 2 circuits permettront de découvrir le patrimoine de la capitale horlogère et ses divers paysages.

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Route 1 green - Trail urbain boucle du Doubs
6.2km 110m 120m
Besançon
Route opened
HeritageUrban
Route 2 green - Chaudanne fortress
9.5km 330m 340m
Besançon
Route opened
ForestPanoramas on the cityHeritage
Route 8 green - Planoise fortress
6.5km 330m 330m
Avanne-Aveney
Route opened
ForestHeritage
Route 4 blue - Chaudanne - Rosemont
13.4km 610m 620m
Besançon
Route opened
Panoramas on the cityHeritageLandscape Discovery
Route 3 blue - Bregille fortress
10.8km 350m 350m
Besançon
Route opened
ForestHeritage
Route 9 blue - Côte d'Arguel - Fort de Planoise
19.3km 870m 870m
Avanne-Aveney
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Panoramas on the cityHeritageLandscape DiscoverySportive route
Route 5 red - Montfaucon fortress
20.7km 670m 700m
Besançon
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Panoramas on the cityHeritageLandscape DiscoverySportive routeDoubs Valley
Route 10 blue - Bois de la Côte
13.5km 290m 290m
Avanne-Aveney
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ForestLandscape Discovery
Route 6 red - Les 3 Forts
19.9km 990m 1020m
Besançon
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Panoramas on the cityHeritageLandscape DiscoverySportive route
Route 11 red - Tour par Busy
28.7km 870m 870m
Avanne-Aveney
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ForestPanoramas on the cityHeritageLandscape DiscoverySportive route
Route 7 black - Tour du Grand Besançon
32.7km 1420m 1440m
Besançon
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ForestPanoramas on the cityHeritageLandscape DiscoverySportive route
Besançon Grandes Heures Nature in your smartphone
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With this mobile app embark the trail-running routes of Besançon territoire de trail - grandes Heures Nature in your smartphone.

Discover many features :

  • Caching of the layouts and the maps for use including without network connection
  • Tracking at any time on the map and profil, thanks to the smartphone's GPS
  • Leaving the trail alert feature
  • Weather feature and assistance alert
  • Bus timetable
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The most popular routes
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Sentier du ruisseau
9.3 km
trail
Parcours 2 vert - Fort de Chaudanne
9.5 km
cyclo
Circuit 8 - Du minéral au végétal
15.5 km
incontournables
Circuit de la Chapelle des Buis
6.9 km
agreables
Sentier de la pierre de Vorges
7.3 km
The ambassadors

Discover the ambassadors of Besançon Grandes Heures Nature: 6 high level athletes

  • Jean-Claude THIEVENT (MTB)
  • Thibaut BARONIAN (Trail)
  • Julie BRESSET (Cross-Country MTB)
  • Marlène DEVILLEZ (Kayak)
  • Noa MONCHOIS (Climbing)
  • Sangé SERPA (Trail)

"Ambassadors" of outdoor activities and the Festival, they find in this territory all the qualities of life and training essential to their performances.

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They took up the challenge ! And you ?
humnaine
finished in 02:20:00
Sentier découverte de Larnod
The 2024/03/16
Babaut88
finished in 02:45:00
Parcours 9 bleu - Côte d'Arguel - Fort de Planoise
The 2023/12/27
Charly430
finished in 03:38:40
Parcours 11 rouge - Tour par Busy
The 2023/04/29
Charly430
finished in 02:36:17
Parcours 9 bleu - Côte d'Arguel - Fort de Planoise
The 2023/03/29
Charly430
finished in 00:55:17
Parcours 2 vert - Fort de Chaudanne
The 2023/03/27
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