Cross Country Biking in Morzine

With over 650km of marked trails in the French and Swiss Portes du Soleil biking area, and an impressive 12 interconnected resorts, it would be hard to find anywhere in the world that can compete.

With access to varied terrain, a huge range of routes and some of the world’s most stunning scenery, look no further than Morzine for the ultimate mountain biking holiday.

Morzine at the centre of the Portes du Soleil is now a world famous mountain biking destination offering hundreds of kilometres of pre-built trails all accessed by a system of 24 lifts.

The Porte du Soleil has been at the forefront of Alpine mountain biking for a considerable number of years and as such has a highly developed network of trails. There is literally something for everyone to enjoy, from family riding, beginner trails, north shore tracks, skills practise areas, bike trails spanning from France into Switzerland.

One of the best known mountain bike events at the start of the summer season each year, is the Pass’portes du Soleil, where you can ride the whole 80km circuit, or smaller portions of it depending on how fit you’re feeling. It’s hosted in a different town in the Portes du Soleil each year. The host town for 2015 is Morzine. Subscriptions start in March and book up very quickly.