The Avoriaz mountain biking region is set in the French alps in the Portes du Soleil MTB area. Avoriaz Is a quiet cliff top town that has fantastic access to downhill tracks, freeride runs, cross-country singletrack, a pump track, a bike park and easier family MTB trails.
There are 4 black, 3 red, 3 blue, a bike park, a 4X course and 4 chair lifts. The highest lift is at 2277 m. The vertical drop is 1277 m, there is access to 650 km of trails and is renowned for Downhill.
It's famous for the national downhill course that takes you down into the Linderets bike park. From there you can get easy access to its neighbouring Chatel.
From Linderets there is a MTB trail down to Montriond via the Parchets piste and then on to Avoriaz via the river trail.
- Lifts are open generally mid to end of June to September
- Pass'Portes du Soleil is an annual event that takes in many of the regions of the Portes du Soleil region
- You can get to the neighbouring MTB region of Les Crosets by getting the Mossettes lift and then riding the fire roads to Les Crosets.
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