You don't appreciate a great guide until you meet one. There are alot of cowboys and cowgirls out there that claim to have what it takes but very few cut the mustard. Being a guide is much more than just knowing where the trail is and being able to ride it quicker than most punters, this is the amateur way, they'll show up without spares, a bike in bits, a mobile phone with 30% battery and pedal off at the speed they want to ride, waiting for you at the bottom.

If you're a professional, it's first and foremost a job of hospitality and safety. You are there for the client at all times to ensure they are on the kind of trails they'll enjoy and that you know to the best of your ability they will be able to get down safely. You'll know exit points on every trail, where help can get to you. They'll have a pack full of every kind of spare and get out jail zip tie they can carry, tubes, cannisters, snacks, jackets and of course a good first aid kit and the skills to use it.

We've worked with many guides and coaches over the years and will only ever trust our clients to those that we know will carry the values of MTB Beds with them, by doing the right thing for the client every turn of the pedal.

Morzine and the Portes du Soleil

We use and highly recommend Les Gets Bike School. Steven Ponting is a long time friend of MTB Beds and has been working professionally in the area since 2006. He's been our go to for every kind of coaching and guiding request, from kids looking for lessons, experts looking to improve skills to a group of enduro weapons out looking for an adventure. Dial in!

Private

  • Min Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Max group size: 10
  • Price: 42€ per hour / 148€ half day / 240€ full day

All prices are for the whole group, so you can split the cost.

Mixed group lessons

  • Price: 39€ or 5 lessons for €180
  • Includes:  Lift pass (excluding experts)

We can arrange guiding services across Europe, Morzine, Les Gets and the Portes du Soleil, Finale Ligure, Aosta, Schladming and Leogang with a network of professional guides and coaches at our finger tips. We wouldn't trust anyone else so why would you?!

Be #ONEPEDALAHEAD with MTB Beds, book with us and in resort we'll get you hooked up with the best!

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Mountain bike hire in Morzine?

Looking to hire a Mountain Bike in Morzine? We have a range of Transition Patrol and Sentinel MTB Bikes waiting for you. We can even deliver the bike to your accommodation in Morzine and have our Mechanic set the bike up to your weight and riding style. 10/10. 

  • From £65 per day (Free Full Face helmet)
  • Enduro and Downhill rental bikes in Morzine

MTB Day trips

Our famous MTB day trips from Morzine to Pila, La Thuile, Samoens, Morgins and more are a must for you Morzine MTB Holiday! 

  • From £20 per person

Airport Transfers

Looking to book an Mountain Bike specific airport transfer  from Geneva to Morzine or Nice to Finale Ligure with trailer?

  • From £30 per person

Latest mountain biking News and Events

Remember 2016? The E-Bike was on it's meteoric rise, like Trump and Brexit, people weren't sure and there was alot of opinions....For some, if you'd bought one you'd given up on real mountain biking and threatened the very fabric of our sport. The argument? It's got a motor, land access, erosion it's dumb. The counter being why not when you could lap the local between finishing work and kids dinner 3 - 1 over a normal mountain bike a, injury recovery and they are fun.

What is more annoying? Getting a puncture or trying to set your bike up so you don't get them? I'll tell you, both annoy the hell out of most people. But at least one of the grievances can be alleviated by following afew simple steps, and we don't mean avoiding the rough stuff on the trail.

 

We asked Sarah to write a quick blog about her self, not an easy thing to do but it lends for an interesting read, growing up a stones throw from Schladming and deciding to move to the UK to ride bikes.

What brought you to the UK? - people often ask half in disbelief. No offence, the UK is a great country with lots of opportunities. But the thing is, I speak mostly to mountain bikers ...and I’m from Austria, I grew up in the Alps, surrounded by stunning mountains, next to a beautiful big lake.