La Roue Libre
1 – La Roue Libre can accommodate tourists in two locations in 2021:
A room in the city center of Le Havre, 3 rue Bonnivet 700 meters from Le Havre train station:
Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Parking is possible while the bike is repaired or dropped off.
A room in the Montgeon Forest, PHaMA bike-school:
Entrance through the Sports roundabout next to the North cement plant, local next to the Parc Canin.
Schedule and day fixed for the month of March (available on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the association’s website.
2 – Several services on the two poles:
Mechanical reception for advice, self-repairs and repairs mainly based on reuse (use of dismantled parts of bicycles from recycling centers):
A space reserved for self-repair with tools available.
A used parts store to replace broken or worn parts.
Advice from mechanics and volunteers to repair your bike.
The possibility of having a bicycle repaired (repair with mostly used parts and new parts only for a few essential parts: inner tubes, tire, sheaths and cables, brake pads, chains).
Advice and discussions with brochures, maps, travel advice, local tourism interests. Information on the network of local Warmshowers, Accueil Vélo partners, local bicycle associative partners.
Welcome to discover the Montgeon Forest by bike:
Rental of bicycles, karting (alone or in pairs) on the protected educational track and in the forest.
Self-repair point in the heart of the forest.
Individual openings and schedules
- Local, workshop 3 rue Bonnivet: Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. all year round.
Local in the Forêt de Montgeon (next to the Caniparc and the Boulodrome):
during school holidays, open Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Outside school holidays (from April 1): Saturday and Sunday from May 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Our bike-school instructor has authorization from the ARS to intervene with people with disabilities.
La Roue Libre provides disabled people with adapted bicycles from the city of Le Havre.
- LIA bike (Lia prices)
Children’s bike: 2 euros per ½ hour
Mountain bikes for teenagers and adults (forest and protected track) – 5 euros per ½ hour
Karting bike (protected track) – 5 euros per ½ hour
Solidarity rates on request.
- Carte bleue
- Postal or bank cheques
- Eurocard – Mastercard