Portes du SoleilThe Portes du Soleil is unrivalled in terms of mountain biking in the Alps. Morzine and Les Gets have hosted many events; most recently Les Gets hosted the World Mountain Bike Championships in 2004. The area caters for experienced riders seeking new thrilling downhill trails and novices looking to gain experience and have fun! The ski lifts are adapted in the summer to carry bikes so getting up hill is easy! The Portes du Soleil has 380km of marked trails for different abilities and there are 24 lifts open from mid June to mid September.
AccessLes Gets is excellently placed to access downhill and cross country trails, especially those of Mont Chery and the Chavannes. 2 gondola lifts and 2 chairlifts are open in Les Gets making access to Morzine and beyond easy. You will find 'washing zones' and 'tyre pumping stations' at the lifts for your convenience.
Bike HireWe can recommend hire shops in Les Gets and Morzine for the rental of mountain bikes. Full day hire starts from around 30 Euros rising to 70 Euros.
Lift Pass Prices in Euros (summer 2010):
- Adult Day Pass: 20.50 Euros
- Child Day Pass: 14 Euros
- Adult 6 Day Pass 82 Euros
- Child 6 Day Pass: 55 Euro