Sestriere: motorbike tourism restarts from the 2000 meters of the Colle with “In Moto Oltre le Nuvole”

from L’Eco del Chisone – June 22, 2020

Everything is ready at Colle del Sestriere to host the eighth edition of “In Moto Oltre le Nuvole” on 26, 27 and 28 June with guided tours on the 700 km of ex-military roads at high altitude of the Vialattea Olympic mountains, among the valleys of Susa and Chisone Valley. The event will be combined with Adventurfest Sestriere with the HAT VILLAGE, in Piazzale Kandahar which, thanks to its large spaces, guarantees compliance with the rules of social distancing.

With the use of the mask, visitors will be able to access the village on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9.00 to 19.00, and see live the latest innovations exhibited by HONDA, SUZUKI and ZERO Motorcycles that will give life to the free test rides. There are also numerous companies of motorcycle accessories and clothing. «”In Moto Oltre le Nuvole” is the first post-covid motorcycle touring event that will be managed in compliance with the protocols set out on the subject of health prevention», explain the organizers of Over2000riders.

In the three days of Sestriere, thanks to the “daisy” formula, every day you will drive on a different path. The first day will unfold in the Argentera, Thures and Monti della Luna valleys. On the second day we will head towards Fort Pramand, the Galleria dei Saraceni, the Seguret mountains, Forte Foens and Colomion hill. Sunday will be the time of the legendary Strada dell’Assietta. They are extraordinary itineraries where participants can reach the most panoramic and spectacular points in the area using the exceptional network of historic ex-military dirt roads through valleys, plateaus, forts, villages and pastures.

The demonstration

«”In Moto Oltre le Nuvole”, an event born and raised over the years in Sestriere is the perfect event for those who want to start using their maxi-enduro in off-road» explain the organizers. The nature of the routes, the ability of the guides, the favor the local community, make this event ideal for those who have always dreamed of expanding their driving horizons to the Adventouring world. From here, the novice can begin to redesign his own motorcycle life by opening up to extraordinary scenarios and panoramas, to challenging but not challenging paths demanding, and enjoy the fun driving on natural roads ”commented Corrado Capra, creator of the event and at the helm of Over2000rideres.

The Hotel Etoile des Neiges, located in the characteristic village of Jouvenceaux, at 20 mt. from the departure of the chairlift to Sportinia, offers its own structure in typical mountain style, equipped with spacious and finely furnished rooms that offer a serene, relaxing and restful environment, and are equipped with all the most modern comforts.

The Hotel Etoile des Neiges, given its particularly favorable position, is the ideal starting point for all sports, recreational and cultural activities.

The restaurant Etoile des Neiges, managed by Chef Fabio Metello, is able to satisfy the most demanding palates and offers a rich menu with typical local dishes and many ingredients at zero km. It will welcome you in the splendid room with wooden ceiling and exposed beams and in its terrace that allows you to admire the view of the Alps and the high mountain sunsets with Mount Chaberton in the foreground!