What to do in the mountains in summer?


Do you know the  mountains in summer?

Coming to Morzine in summer means enjoying green and lush landscapes, pure mountain air, walks along the Dranse river or even hikes on the heights of the village, but above all , it is about recharging your batteries during holidays with family and/or friends.
Discover all the charm of this Haute-Savoie resort and reconnect with nature, thanks to a multitude of activities for all tastes and all ages.

Inexpensive activities with the MultiPass card

During your stay in Morzine, the MultiPass card will be your best ally for an active and successful holiday. With this multi-activity card, for only €2 per day per person (if you are staying with a rental host participating in the operation), you can enjoy a wide range of included activities or activities at reduced price in all Portes du Soleil area, for the whole family.

Sport and activities for your family holiday

When we talk about the mountains in summer, we think of hiking, but thinking only of this option is rather simplistic. You can also try activities full of sensations, such as tree climbing in Morzine.
These adventure courses will give you a truly sensational experience among trees and natural surroundings. This activity is suitable for kids and adults eager for sensations. It's up to you to choose your route!
Of course, mountain biking is also a flagship activity of the summer. Morzine is part of the Portes du Soleil area, which includes 12 French and Swiss mountain bike resorts. The Portes du Soleil is actually the largest MTB park in Europe. Mountain biking is one of the best ways to enjoy mountain landscapes while experiencing thrills, whether you are a beginner or more experienced MTBiker.
What about summer sledging? What a funny idea! Well, it's possible in Morzine. 2 summer sledging runs are available; one for beginners and a steeper one for the bravest. Guaranteed thrills for the whole family! The activity is accessible from 3 years old (children must be accompanied). The chairlift climb to access the slope offers a striking view of the resort. 
For the more athletic, trail running is the perfect sport to both recharge your batteries and to overcome your own limits. You will find various routes within the French Alps and more particularly in the Portes du Soleil: Crêtes du Pléney, Pointe de Nyon, Col du Fornet, Lac des Mines d'Or and many others are among are favourite trail-running paths. You will then be able to discover a variety of terrains and landscapes. You have a magnificent view over the mountain ranges and the Morzine valley!
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Discover all the charm of the Hauts-Savoyards villages

Many providers offer a wide range of activities to discover the mountain in summer as you have never seen it before! Once you've tasted it, you're bound to like it.
Sports holidays are great, but with a touch of culture, it is even better. Stroll through the typical small streets of Morzine to discover its rich heritage.
Going on vacation in the mountains in summer is the guarantee of delight for the whole family. All of you will get back home with a head full of memories.
In short, the mountains in summer is an experience not to be missed for good holidays.
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