Circuit VTT N°9 – Boutenac-Touvent
This blue circuit is a good introduction to mountain biking. Mainly on dirt roads, you will find pleasure in exploring the Coteaux de Gironde.
Services for cyclists :
Mountain Biker Code
Take the marked paths for your safety and respect the direction of the routes
Don't overestimate your abilities and stay in control of your speed
Be careful and courteous when overtaking or crossing hikers because the pedestrian has priority
Check the condition of your mountain bike and plan refueling and repair accessories
If you go alone, leave your itinerary to those around you
Wearing a helmet is strongly recommended
Respect private property and growing areas
Beware of agricultural and forestry machinery
Close the barriers
Avoid wild picking of flowers, fruits and mushrooms
Do not disturb the tranquility of wild animals
Keep your trash, be discreet and eco-friendly
Be well insured
Do not make fire in the forest, do not smoke
Do not camp in the forest
In the event of an emergency, it is essential to report the circuit number and the terminal number to allow rapid geolocation.
Departing from the Place de la Mairie in Boutenac-Touvent, you are off on a stroll through the heart of the Charentais vineyards.
You will crisscross the Charente countryside between wine estates and cereal fields.
On your way, you can also discover the Sablière mill which has kept its grinding system.