For many Morzine is considered the best place in France for activity holidays, with a wide range of exciting activities for all ages there really is something for everyone.
Morzine has for a long time been regarded as the Capital of Downhill Mountain Biking with a variety of trails to suit all levels from the 2004 world championships downhill course in Les Gets to gentle fire roads, the massive Portes du Soleil lift linked trail area has it all with Morzine central to the mountain biking area.
Based in the Nyon area of Morzine you will follow this narrow steep sided canyon as you abseil, jump, swim and scramble your way down the river. Guided by experienced qualified professionals you will be provided with all the necessary safety equipment to ensure you have an enjoyable, safe experience.
The river Dranse which runs through Morzine is host to a number of white water activities, just a short drive downstream the river reaches grade 4 in places and there are a number of rafting schools offering activities such as:
White Water Rafting, Hydrospeed ( think a boogey board with handles), Kayaking and canoeing.
With mountains surrounding Morzine in all directions there is a vast area of peaks and valleys to explore with the toughest decision you face being where to go each day. Morzine also gives you the advantage of using the lift system to enable you to start your walk at a higher altitude transporting you to different areas of the mountain each day.
There are 10 golf courses all with in an hours drive of Morzine to name a few, the prestigious Club of Bossey, an exclusive but relaxed Golf and Country Club within sight of Geneva and the Evian Masters Golf Club on the shore of Lac Leman (Lake Geneva). The neighbouring village of Les Gets boasts an impressive 18 hole golf course and also in close proximity is a 9 hole course at Avoriaz.
Lac Leman 40 minutes drive from Morzine is the venue for this adrenaline filled sport catering for all levels from complete beginners to seasoned pros.
Take an exhilarating tandem flight over Morzine.
From Avoriaz mountain flights over spectacular scenery.
Private guiding available by prior arrangement.
Specially equipped sites, iron ways, mountain scrambles assisted in places by metal cables, rungs and ladders. No previous climbing experience needed.
Ladders, rope bridges, tryolean traverses help you move safely from tree to tree. (Safety harnesses provided)
All Levels are catered for trek along scenic mountain trails.
Lac Montriond Lac, Mine D´Or permit needed, available from tourist office.
10 courts in sports park.
Pléney Massif luge runs 980 m long 2 separate runs side by side.
: Pleney beginner slopes
Morzine 50m pool, water slide, Volleyball courts
A 1300m zip line across the Chatel valley,