Cycling beneath the glacial river toce which source from the Cascata del Toce of Val Formazza , canebrake natural reserve of fondotoce , lago maggiore and lago di mergozzo is a PEACEFULNESS and BREATH BRAKING experience .This tour is to who want to connect with nature with a relaxing tour .

Open to all abilities . 




• Open to all abilities from beginners to expert
• Offroad terrain
• Between the Lago Maggiore and Lago di Mergozzo
• Possibility to climb the Montorfano for a wonderful view
• Meeting point: Info Point of Terre Alte Laghi

  • Uncontaminated nature

  • Military fortress


Tour Description

The tour is a half a day tour which may vary between 2 and 3 hours, depending on the rider abilities and destinations. This tour is open to all abilities, from the very beginner to the experts. In fact, the area offer large and  flat trails as well as challenging cycling for those who want to climb the Montorfano , a local and unique mountain of 794m  which stands between two lakes.   

When you book your adventure, you can ask us more details and tell what kind of experience you fancy.

River & lakes Ring 

Easy and confortable path with not climbing at all, perfect for families or beginners 

River & lakes Ring + Linea Luigi Cadorna of Montorfano

Short deviation along the Montorfano mountain side to see the "Polveriera" and "Casermette" and descent into the small village of Mergozzo

River & lakes Ring+ Montorfano top 

This is the longest riding, for more expert riders only , very technical climb to the top with "portage" sections


Prepare for your tour

Whatever is your level, we alway recommend to have this things with you:

  • Wearing helmet is compulsory

  • Repair kit, spre tubes, pump (if you rent a bike it should be furnished with it)

  • Backpack with water, food and spare clothes, a rain jacket. Don't forget we are up to mountains, the weather and temperature can change in few minutes.

  • Proper shoes as some walking can be necessary , no Flip-fLop and sandals



  • Private Tour 50€

  • 2 people 35€*

  • From 3 to 5 people 30€*

  • For groups over 5 people 20€*

*per person

For full booking terms and conditions please click here.