8.30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
We meet at the hotel and then take a private minibus to Maccagno. You will be briefed by the guide and introduced to your mountain bikes. The helicopter arrives to take us to the top of Monte Paglione or to another peak. Descent down the north-western slope on quite a challenging trail with breathtaking vistas of Lake Maggiore.
Arrival at the La Forcora Inn. Lunch made with local produce.
From the Forcora Pass we first take dirt tracks to get to Lake Delio and then follow a trail and mule tracks to return to Maccagno.
Difficulty: very (8/10)
Duration: 5 hours
Length: 20 km (12 ½ miles)
Elevation loss: about 1250 m
Price per person: € 210.00 (the ride is for 3 to 5 people)
Included in the price: - Helicopter transport - A MTB guide - Mountain bike and helmet hire - Lunch at the La Forcora Inn.