Circuit VTT N°10 – Semussac
This blue course is a good training for mountain biking. Its difficulty remains its distance of 30 km.
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 Espace Loisirs in Semussac, this route, on a dirt road, will guide you through the Saintonge countryside. With a positive drop of 158 m you can enjoy beautiful views of the Estuary and the soft marshes of Talmont-sur-Gironde.
At Meschers-sur-Gironde, at a place called Beloire, you will observe a windmill restored in the spirit of the past, an old Templar commandery would have been erected there.