Morzine mountain biking holidays have long been popular amongst UK riders of all disciplines and abilities. This is due to the wide variety of different terrain to be found across the massive Portes du Soleil bike area, which keeps riders coming back year after year.
The Portes du Soleil biking area is the largest lift linked system in Europe it boasts;
650km of marked trails
24 lifts adapted to take mountain bikes
20 permanent downhill courses
4 bike parks
2 freestyle 'air bags'
Morzine / Les Gets - Open daily 15/06/2013 - 08/09/2013
Portes du solieil (full area) Open daily 28/06/13 - 01/09/13
Each year Morzine plays host to a number of top mountain biking events that have truly put Morzine on the mountain biking map. In 2004 Les Gets played host to the world championships, and in 2011 it was the turn of Champery to host the world champs both courses still remains today for anyone to use if your brave enough!
The Pass Portes du Soleil - 28th, 29th & 30th of June 2013
Each year the Pass Portes Du Soleil cross country event marks the opening of the area’s full lift system. The event which takes place on the last weekend of June comprises loops of 40, 60, & 80Km’s using lifts to traverse the whole of the Portes du Soleil mountain bike area. This year due to popularity the event will take place over 3 days Friday, Saturday and Sunday 28th, 29th, & 30th of June 2013. We can arrange Morzine entries to this year's event for our guests.
Riders Refuge are again teaming up with Diva Descent to offer an all girl riding week which will give you the opprtunity to ride with like-minded girls and receive coaching from world class female riders. Plus a goody bag sponsored by Nikita. The week is £449 per person which includes a 6 day lift pass.
IXS European Downhill Cup final 7th & 8th Sept 2013 (Chatel)
Chatel plays host to the penultimate round of the IXS European Downhill series.