Cost for participation

Cost of participatiion

Besides the cost of participating, there are options available for travel and accommodation. It is possible to organize your own accommodation in France or we can do this for you. For the period of the 28th August till first of Septembre we have reserved the accommodation of Les Gipieres and Hameau des Sources.

Below you will find the options of the various packages available. During the official registration, you will go through a selection menu. Based on your choices, the exact price will be calculated. Before registration, please consider the choices of packages available to you. Anybody who would like to stay for a longer time at Les Gipieres or Hameau des Sources, please reserve directly by contacting the accommodation. This is only for the dates that are outside our already booked nights of 28th August till 1st September 2018.

Overview participation package and extra available options:

Participation plus costs for clothes 157,50 €
4 nights (arriving Tuesday 28th August, departing Saturday morning 1st September after breakfast)

4 x breakfast
4 x dinner
per person
Based on availability

There is a 3 and a 5-person apartment available to book (1 bedroom and 3 bedrooms, the 3rd or 5th person sleeps on a double comfortable couch.

We will do our utmost to accommodate the preferences of our participants. Bed linen and towels are present. Tip: Take some extra towels with you!

Bus trip NL <-> FR
We offer the option to make use of the bus transport from the Netherlands to Montburn, France. The pick-up places are in Meppel, Arnhem, Eindhoven and Maastricht. The bus leaves at Monday evening 27th August at 22:00 (10:00 PM) from Meppel (time may change) and leaves Saturday morning 1st September at 6:00 (6:00 AM) in the morning (time may change) from Montbrun.
Bicycles transport 
NL <-> FR from Meppel
Your bike will be transported by bus from the Netherlands (Meppel) to France (Montbrun) and back. You will need to drop off and collect your bike again at Parts Express in Meppel.

Drop off your bike at Friday 24th august between 12:00 (12:00 PM) and 17:00 (5:00 PM)
Pickup at Monday 3th September between 12:00 (12:00 PM) and 16:00 (4:00 PM). These times may change!
Bicycles transport 
NL <-> FR rom other places
Choose the right option to drop off and collect your bike at Arnhem, Eindhoven or Maastricht for the costs 50 euro per bike (places may change).

The bus which transports the bikes, drives behind the passenger bus. The loading and unloading of the bikes will be at the same time as the participants will get off the bus.
Transport from Montbrun to the start at Sault
There is an option for the use of transport from Montburn to the start at Sault. This option is available for hikers, runners, volunteers and supporters. Please choose this option during your registration, so we can reserve the right amount of local buses needed for transport.
The bus trip Montbrun-Sault takes about 30 minutes. If you don’t choose this package, we will expect you to make your own way to the start.

For the cyclists: we will cycle from Montbrun to the start in Sault and you will cycle back by yourself after the climb.

Participants who stay at a different location:
We will expect you to take care of your own transport to and from the start at Sault from your accommodation. If you rather use the option above, please register your choice during your registration.


Changes that can be made by the participant:

  • You can change the size of your clothing. Changes in size will have to take place by 31st May 2018
  • Changing from: extra service” components is only possible by contacting the Stichting before the 31st May 2018