Morzine MTB news 2010

  • 2 days ago

Morzine has been THE alpine resort that mountain bikers flock to for years now. Here’s why…key figures for summer 2010 mountain biking in Morzine and the Portes du Soleil.

25 chairlifts and cable cars
650 km of runs
12 linked resorts
1 Mountain Bike Tour 80 km long
10 Mountain Bike parks
15 Mountain Bike schools
25 bike shops renting and selling

While many other resorts welcome mountain bikers, the Portes du Soleil area, is home to one of the most extensive Mountain Bike playgrounds on earth, with 650kms of bike tracks, linking 12 Franco-Swiss resorts. A leader in the field, the Portes du Soleil saw the potential over 15 years ago and has been investing strongly in this facility ever since, with the first inter-station links opening in the ‘90s. The Portes du Soleil is uniquely positioned, with both its world-class network of 25 chairlifts and cable cars open all through the summer and its partnership with its 12 resorts established over 40 years, to provide an incomparable mountain bike experience.