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Cruising through Les Portes du Soleil

No doubt, Portes du Soleil is one of the finest mountain bike meccas.  The skiing area in the western alps, was one of the first to open their lifts and slopes to mountain bikes through the summer season to grant for fat tire fun on two wheels and big smile on your face :-) 18 more words


21 km and climbing

I woke up this morning to another beautiful day in the mountains and the itch to get on with my alpine hike, the first proper one this summer. 82 more words


Pass'Portes du Soleil - Europe's Biggest MTB Event

Portes du Soleil is the skiing area south of Lac Léman that stretches across 2 countries (France and Switzerland) and encompasses 12 resorts. It was one of the first skiing areas that opened the lifts during summer for mountain bikers.   280 more words


Cycling with Allez Alps: Col de la Ramaz

Following the enforced change to the parcours for the 2015 Morzine Haut-Chablais cyclosportive, now would seem the appropriate time to introduce the centrepiece of this years route, the beautiful Col de la Ramaz… 942 more words

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What's on in the Vallee d'Aulps this summer...

24th MayFete de la Transhumance, Morzine and surrounding villages.

With so much modern infrastructure supporting a burgeoning ski industry, it is easy to forget the rural origins of the valley. 1,745 more words

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Great value in the Portes du Soleil

Morzine is becoming increasingly popular year on year and this winter it was named Britons’ favourite resort by the Daily Mail with demand for accommodation increasing by 16% from last year. 114 more words


Callum's 2015 Adventures: Portes Du Soleil, France Pt.2

For part 1 of my Portes Du Soleil adventure please click here

Day 3: Morzine – Avoriaz 16.01.2015

The Route
Morzine -> Avoriaz ->  Les Brouchaux –> Pointe des Mosettes –> Les Crosets –> Croix du Culet -> Lechereuse -> Les Crosets -> Pointe des Mosettes -> Les Brouchaux -> Pointe des Mosettes -> Pointe de Voriaz -> Avoiraz -> Les Prodains (via Prodains Express) -> Morzine (via coach) 1,130 more words