The 6000D, a legendary race and the first of its kind, is still considered a challenge by most trail runners. Climbing from the apple orchards up to the glacier is a real feat! Don’t hesitate to tell us if you want to participate for an article.
Individual challenge, accessible to all
3500m of elevation gain over a 65km course that takes participants from the village of Aime in the valley to the top of Bellecôte glacier at 3047m via La Plagne’s different altitude villages, then coming back down through the forest to Montchavin and finishing along the Isère river.
¡ NEW ! The 6000D presents the novelty 2018 to the 6000D in relay to 2…
- 1st Section Aime / Glacier: 32km – 2740m (D +) – 440m (D-) – 1st Barrier in the Glacier for the passage of the relay: 1.00 pm
- 2nd Section Glacier / Aime: 33km – 760m (D +) – 3060m (D-) – 3 Barriers (Chiaupe return 2.00 pm, Plagne Bellecote 3.50 pm and Montchavin 5.30 pm)
The atmosphere 6000D
The trail is well marked with 95% of it on regular walking paths. There will be a large, enthusiastic crowd all along the trail to cheer you on you during the 29th edition, on Saturday, July 28th 2018.
Please find more info on the website : www.la6000d.com