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Blog: Summer in Morzine

Summer in Morzine. If you feel like having a change from sitting on a beach and fighting for a sun lounger, you should definitely consider Summer in Morzine. Warm sunny days, mountain breeze and glorious sunshine means you can swap your beach for a natural lake or sit by the pool at the foot of a mountain.

You will want to discover what secrets are hidden under all that snow. The pistes become breathtaking trails from peak to peak for mountain bikers. Plus the chairlifts become rollercoaster rides for walkers and ramblers with links to stunning scenery, flower filled pastures, cow bells and yummy authentic mountain restaurants.

Read our Blogs about summer holidays in Morzine and get some great tips on what to do, where to bike and hike and where to eat!

Summer in Morzine: The Ultimate Guide (Updated April 2022)

Posted on April 11, 2022 in Summer in Morzine

Summer Holidays - More Mountain Luxury Chalets Morzine

We have written many blogs about summer in Morzine. This is because there are so many different things to do and the simple fact is that it is fantastic! So we thought it was about time we created one blog to consolidate all the information. This is your one stop Summer in Morzine Ultimate Guide…so […]

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Health And Beauty In Morzine

Posted on January 4, 2022 in Latest News

Visiting the mountains is not just about adrenaline fuelled descents, followed by booze fuelled dancing on tables. Sometimes you just have to stop and chill out, or simply take some time to be good to yourself. Morzine has lots of ways to do this, from sports massages, spa days and pamper sessions. In this post […]

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What’s on in Morzine Summer 2022

Posted on February 17, 2021 in Latest News

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Many people that visit Morzine during the winter don’t realise how good it is during the summer! Every summer, Morzine hosts lots of events and puts on loads of activities to enjoy. And this year is no exception!! From the Tour de France, to Harley Days, Pass’Portes to the Summer Spartan, there is something for […]

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Top 6 Family Activities to do in Morzine this Summer!

Posted on July 16, 2020 in Latest News

Planning your activities this summer? It can be a minefield. If you only have a week to spend here in Morzine this summer, you want to get as much out of your stay here as possible, especially at the moment! “We are coming for a week, there is so much to do so what would […]

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Driving To Morzine [updated for 2021]

Posted on May 16, 2020 in Latest News

Morzine is just over an hour from Geneva airport, but with the uncertainty of air travel, many people will be driving to the mountains for their next holiday. Located in the Northern French Alps, Morzine is one of the closest ski resorts to drive to from the UK. Although winter in the mountains is magical, […]

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What is it Like to do the Spartan Race in Morzine?

Posted on February 21, 2020 in Latest News

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The Spartan Race is a gruelling obstacle race that offers different courses for different levels of fitness. The Spartan Race has taken place in Morzine durning the summer for a few years now and sees thousands of people from all over the world take on the challenge. There are three different courses to choose from: […]

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Alternative Summer Holidays: Beach vs Mountain

Posted on September 9, 2019 in Latest News

Summer MTB Holidays in Morzine – More Mountain

It is no secret that the mountains are popular destinations for winter holidays. But, during the summer most people head to beach resorts. The thing about beach holidays is that people tend to have the same experiences each time they go on them. Not much has changed over the years, apart from beach resorts being […]

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Self Catered Properties in Morzine for Cyclists

Posted on July 4, 2019 in Latest News

Catered summer holidays in Morzine are great, but what if you want a bit more independence? We have some great self catered properties in Morzine for cyclists too. These properties have secure garages to keep your bikes safe, with plenty of space to tinker with them. What to Expect Going self catered gives you the […]

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Summer in Morzine for Everyone

Posted on April 17, 2019 in Latest News

Summer Activity Holidays, Hiking in Morzine – More Mountain

Morzine isn’t just an amazing place to be when the mountains are covered in snow. It is also fantastic during the summer months. Once the snow has gone, the landscape is transformed in to lush green meadows that become a different kind of alpine playground. The range of activities available is huge and diverse. There […]

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Our favourite restaurants in Morzine

Posted on December 9, 2018 in Latest News

restaurants in morzine

There are so many restaurants in Morzine, picking one can be quite a tough task! If you’re here staying in one of our luxury apartments or chalets, the last thing you want to be doing is wandering the streets looking for somewhere to eat. So we’ve had a little look at what’s on offer to […]

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Top tips for hiking in Morzine

Posted on August 13, 2018 in Latest News

hiking in Morzine

When visiting Morzine during the summer, many of our guests like to go hiking. Hiking is a great way to see the best views in the alps. Depending on where you go, you can have amazing views of Mont Blanc, Lake Geneva, Les Dents du Midi and lots of cows. Getting out on the hiking […]

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Morzine Nightlife: Top Tips for your stay

Posted on August 6, 2018 in Latest News

morzine nightlife

Enjoying everything a destination has to offer is a big part of your holiday. Therefore, once your day on the mountain has finished, you may want to have a few drinks. Whether you just fancy a cheeky pint or want to “go large”, Morzine Nightlife has you covered. However, you need to know where to […]

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Road Biking in Morzine: A Day Trip with Velovation

Posted on July 30, 2018 in Summer in Morzine

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Road Biking in Morzine is seriously popular. This is because you have “easy” access to the famous cols and the best views of the Portes du Soleil. Tom Falkner, is part of this Summer’s apartment’s team, and is a keen roadie. He jumped at the chance to join a guided road bike trip from Morzine […]

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Holiday in Morzine: Insider Tips

Posted on July 9, 2018 in Latest News

There are lots of blogs on this site to prepare you for your holiday in Morzine. The main two are the Ultimate guide to Winter and the ultimate guide to Summer. But in this blog, I want to give you some extra insider tips that come from our observations over the years. Pick travel time […]

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Summer in Morzine: Les Gorges du Pont de Diable

Posted on June 24, 2018 in Latest News

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Summer in Morzine isn’t just access to world class mountain bike trails, there is actually quite a lot to do. You will see this in our ultimate guide to summer in Morzine. This will give you a good idea of how you can keep busy (or not) on your summer holiday. Morzine is also a […]

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Restaurants in Morzine: A Change from Cheese…..

Posted on June 17, 2018 in Latest News

Lots of people consider eating great food to be part of their holiday. Fondue, Raclette and Tartiflette are just some of the local specialities served in restaurants in Morzine. We love all of these cheesy delicacies, but sometimes we crave a clean and healthy option for dinner. You may be aware that French restaurants are […]

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Your Self Catered Holiday Made Easy

Posted on June 5, 2018 in Latest News

Catered chalet holidays are great, chalet hosts to cook and clean for you. In the winter they drive you to and from the slopes and are a wealth of knowledge about the resort. However, self catered holidays may suit the make up of your group and what you want from your holiday more. If this […]

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Morzine Mountain Biking Bucket List

Posted on June 4, 2018 in Latest News

Morzine MTB bucket list

During the summer, Morzine is mountain bike heaven. There are fantastic trails easily accessible from the Pleney and Super Morzine lifts. But the fact that Morzine is located in the Portes du Soleil, means that there are many more trails that you need to try. So here is what we believe to be the Morzine […]

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Morzine Summer Away Days

Posted on June 4, 2018 in Latest News

Summer Morzine

We are always talking about how Morzine is the perfect destination for catered and self catered holidays. But it is a great base to explore other fantastic places from too. Here are a few ideas for days away you might want to consider during your Morzine summer holiday. Yvoire Yvoire is a medieval village on […]

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6 Ways to Discover the Morzine you didn’t know

Posted on March 13, 2018 in Latest News

Hiking Morzine

So you have been to Morzine. You have your favourite piste, hiking or mountain bike trail. You’ve drunk the genepi and bought a novelty t-shirt. You have done it all haven’t you? Think again! It takes a few visits to get to know Morzine and its surrounding areas properly. Whether it is working out the […]

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Bringing your dog to Morzine

Posted on March 12, 2018 in Latest News

If you can’t imagine leaving your dog at home when you go on holiday, a trip to Morzine is definitely worth considering. Bringing your dog to Morzine is a great way to bring the whole family on holiday. Reasons to Bring your dog to Morzine 1. Location Morzine is one of the most northerly resorts […]

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Events in Morzine Summer 2019

Posted on February 20, 2018 in Latest News

Forget the Snow : What Is Summer in the Alps Like?

With the best snow conditions in years, we are having an amazing winter in Morzine, so we don’t really want it to end. However, we are really looking forward to the summer in Morzine. With all the usual activities available and fantastic events, summer 2019 is going to be a good one. Here are the […]

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10 ways to get wet in Morzine

Posted on February 12, 2018 in Latest News


Morzine is a natural playground nestled in the French alps, just a short drive from Geneva. During the summer it is known for its excellent mountain biking and hiking trails. But we have more than just perfect dusty trails carved on to the side of a mountain. Sometimes during your visit, you may want to […]

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Catered Mountain Bike Chalet in Morzine

Posted on February 12, 2018 in Latest News

Mountain biking Morzine

Catered Mountain Bike Chalet in Morzine If you are a mountain biker and haven’t ridden in Morzine yet, you are missing a trick. Morzine is located in the Portes du Soleil, which has thousands of kilometers of mountain bike trails. Whether you are in to enduro or downhill, there is something for you. At More […]

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A to Z of Morzine

Posted on August 24, 2017 in Latest News

A to Z of Morzine

A to Z of Morzine If you have been keeping up with our Facebook page you will have seen our A to Z of Morzine. This was a list of things to look out for during your winter or summer holiday in Morzine. For those of who you missed these Facebook posts, I have listed […]

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Beginner Downhill Mountain Bike Trails in Morzine

Posted on August 5, 2017 in Latest News

Beginner mountain bike trails Morzine

Beginner Mountain bike trails in Morzine If you have never been mountain biking in the alps before and you are coming to Morzine during the summer, you may want to have a look at our blog to see what to expect. However here is a list of the best beginner downhill mountain bike trails in […]

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Hikes and Mountain Bike Rides from Morzine

Posted on July 18, 2017 in Latest News

Hike Bike Morzine

Hikes and Mountain Bike Rides from Morzine – The Chapel Run Our guests often ask us where to find good hikes and mountain bike rides from Morzine. There are plenty of trails around Morzine for mountain biking and hiking in the summer. A great route we like to take when we fancy an afternoon pedal […]

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Keep Fit on Holiday

Posted on July 9, 2017 in Summer in Morzine

Keep fit on holiday

Keep Fit on Holiday Any fitness regime is pretty difficult to maintain, and if you are anything like me, any interruption to your routine can completely ruin it. After a heavy weekend, a busy week at work or any kind of break it can be very difficult to find motivation to get back in to […]

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Bike Shops in Morzine – Torico

Posted on June 30, 2017 in Summer in Morzine


Bike Shops in Morzine – Torico Since moving to Morzine I have gone though a tough learning curve with mountain biking. Not only with riding the bike but keeping the thing working. Before buying a new bike, last summer my old bike had a 1 to 1 ratio of rides to breakages (once it somehow […]

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Private Chef in Morzine – Alps 2 Atlantic

Posted on May 24, 2017 in Latest News

Private chef Morzine

Private Chef in Morzine – Alps 2 Atlantic Whether you want to be looked after all week or just want a to book a for a special occasion. Hiring a private chef in Morzine during your self catered holiday is a great option. We met up with Dan and Ruth from Alps 2 Atlantic slushy […]

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Fly Fishing in Morzine

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Latest News


Fly Fishing in Morzine There are many things to do in Morzine in the summer, but we have to admit at More Mountain we are usually charging down a mountain on a bike. This makes it very easy for us to miss some of the more relaxed sports available, for example Fly Fishing in Morzine. […]

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Private Chef in Morzine – Chez Toi

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Food

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Private Chef in Morzine – Chez Toi Going self catered on your holiday is a great option for those not wanting the full catered chalet experience. Self catered guests like a bit more flexibility. This means that they can have nice lazy mornings, cook for themselves or visit a different restaurant every night. But what […]

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How to Have a Flatter Tummy: Science Says Eat More Cheese

Posted on May 15, 2017 in Food

How to Have a Flatter Tummy: Science Says Eat More Cheese

Now that’s a title you don’t read every day. Don’t worry this isn’t a cheese-induced dream! For years we have been told that eating too much cheese isn’t good for us and now we have scientific facts to say otherwise – science now says eat more cheese. I personally am over the moon about this […]

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Forget the Snow : What Is Summer in the Alps Like?

Posted on April 20, 2017 in Latest News

All skiers and boarders know that the Alps offer a truly magical destination in winter. That’s why so many flock here to enjoy the snow and soak up the vibrant atmosphere. Then once the trip is over, they return home and don’t think about the Alps again until the following winter. Does that sound familiar? […]

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14 Alpine Activities for an Exciting Summer Holiday

Posted on March 31, 2017 in Latest News

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Day to day work and family life can be hectic. The constant juggling of roles, chores and responsibilities can become very draining, after a while. That’s why a change of scenery, summer holidays and in particular family holidays are so valued. Time together is precious and as all individuals, couples and families are unique, hence […]

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Walks from Morzine

Posted on March 26, 2017 in Latest News

There are loads of hikes available from Morzine in the summer. But what if you don’t want to take on a mountain but still want to stretch your legs? Well there are many walks from Morzine to keep you suitably occupied. Parc de Dereche The river Dranse runs through the centre of Morzine all the […]

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Hiking in Morzine in Summer

Posted on March 26, 2017 in Latest News

Hiking Morzine

Hiking in Morzine in Summer Visitors to Morzine have many activities to choose from in the summer. But one of the most popular activities after mountain biking is hiking. Hiking in Morzine in summer is so popular because of the huge range of routes available. From short routes straight from your chalet door, to mega […]

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Mountain Biking in Morzine

Posted on March 10, 2017 in Latest News

Mountain biking in Morzine

Mountain Biking in Morzine Mountain biking is becoming more and more popular these days. Anyone who has visited one of the many UK trail centres on a bank holiday will know this. Mountain biking is undoubtably great fun and is a brilliant way of seeing the countryside while getting some exercise and and an adrenaline […]

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Torico Tips: MTB Tyre Selection

Posted on July 14, 2014 in Latest News

This is the first in a series of blog posts produced by More Mountain in partnership with our friends at Torico Performance Bike Store in Morzine. Together we’ll be covering the topics surrounding mountain biking in Morzine and the Portes Du Soleil area so you can get the most out of your mountain biking holiday. […]

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White Water Rafting with Frogs: The Faces

Posted on July 3, 2014 in Latest News

Yesterday we went on our annual team white water rafting trip with Frogs Rafting and had a fantastic time as we always do! During the summer, Frogs operate just outside Morzine on the River Dranse and offer rafting, hydrospeeding (think floating down the river head first with a float and flippers on!) and canyoning trips. […]

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How to Become a Mountain Bike Ninja!

Posted on June 23, 2014 in Summer in Morzine

How do you become a ninja on your mountain bike? The simple answer is: take a lesson! With this in mind, and the Passportes Du Soleil event coming up shortly, that’s exactly what More Mountain’s MTB riders did last week with expert coach Jo from RideAbility. To give you an idea of my mountain bike […]

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Annecy – The Venice of France

Posted on August 19, 2013 in Summer in Morzine

Although Morzine is high up in the Grandes Alpes its surprisingly close to a number of major towns and cities that all have their own charms. One of these cities is Annecy, sharing the name of the lake whose shores it’s built upon. It is the capital of the Haute-Savoie region and is located an […]

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