Mountain biking in the Portes du Soleil domain The Portes du Soleil Domain an extra-large playground for mountain bikers.

The Portes du Soleil, an essential mountain biking site.

The Portes du Soleil mountain biking area is a reference for mountain bikers worldwide, descent amateurs, endurance or cross country. It’s immense and consists of a variety of unequalled pistes, it spreads across 12 resorts, overlapping France and Switzerland. Each year, the Portes du Soleil hosts an unmissable event (for mountain biking fanatics): The Pass’Portes du soleil MTB. Morzine Avoriaz is ideally situated at the heart of this domain and a real mountain biking culture has taken root there.

Lifts Opening dates for Summer 2018
Pléney cable car: 9th of June -> 2nd of September
Nyon cable car and Pointe de Nyon chairlift: 14th of July -> 19th of August(pedestrians only)
Summer sledge: 7th of July -> 2nd of September
Super Morzine gondola, Zore chairlifts, Serrausaix, Lindarets and Chaux Fleurie: 21st of June -> 2nd of September
Prodains 3S: 29th of June -> 1st of July 1 and 7th of July -> 2nd of September
Portes du Soleil mountain bike area: 29th of June -> 2nd of September

The Portes du Soleil, for mountain biking fanatics , is :

  • 20 lifts
  • 80 km of mountain biking tracks
  • 12 resorts linked together
  • Portes du Soleil Circuit: 80 marked km (labelled FFC for more than 10 years)
  • 32 VTTAE circuits (Bosch Recharge Area at the Tourist Office and all around the mountain) which represents 300 marked km.
  • 25 mountain biking schools and guiding services.
  • 25 mountain bike shops for sales and rental.