Pass’Portes du Soleil MTB

Portes du Soleil

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The Pass'Portes is a major MTB event taking place in the Portes du Soleil resorts spanning France and Switzerland. An event of international stature packed with plenty of impressive and memorable moments and shared sporting memories with plenty of laughs...!

The Pass’Portes du Soleil MTB is a mountain bike tour between 1000 and 2450 m altitude, in France and Switzerland, to discover the fabulous Moutain Bike area of the Portes du Soleil and its breathtaking scenery.

The route takes in between 13 and 15 lifts in the area, depending on the year (out of the 24 open throughout the summer). There are a number of variants, with mountain bikes for the strongest and more technical runs for the most experienced. The tour takes place on a single day, with participants choosing to ride on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

The loop is around 80km long with a downhill profile, around 6000m of D- and 1000m of D+.

This year, Châtel will be hosting the Mountain Bike Show with over 200 internationally renowned brands and free bike tests.

Pass’Portes Gravel: Come and try out gravel in the mountains! In 2024, we’re repeating the experience with a departure from the show in the centre of Châtel. You’ll set off for 2 days of mountain gravel between France and Switzerland.

The Pass’Portes can be done in e-MTB, on the classic route or on a special off-the-beaten-track route.

The Pass’Portes Kids – Budding mountain bikers are not forgotten! The Pass’Portes Kids, reserved for 9-14 year-olds, offers a special ride supervised by instructors, departing from Morzine, Les Gets or Châtel on Saturday and Sunday.

The Pass’Portes Pédestre – Because the Pass’Porteurs don’t come alone, the Portes du Solei

Opening hours

From Friday 28 to Sunday 30 June 2024.


People with disabilities who wish to attend the event are requested to contact the Tourist Office 48 hours prior the event in order welcome them in the best conditions possible.



One price: 68 € (+3 € administration fee, bank charges).
Includes access to the ski lifts with the tag it (hands-free card), the frame plate, refreshments, the Pass'Portes gift, the road book and individual assistance insurance.
Purchases from abroad are made in euros at the current rate.