Mountain bike

Mountainbike in summer, Leukerbad, Valais, Switzerland

Valais is one, vast high-altitude playground for adventure-seekers. Well-marked biking routes, dramatic climbs to mountain passes and spectacular alpine trails promise endless thrills for mountain bike enthusiasts.

From the mountaintops to the valley floors, the diversity of trails ensures that all riders – leisure bikers, competitors, tourers and downhill enthusiasts alike – find their ideal terrain. Thanks to the extensive public transport network and more than 100 cableways, mountain bikers have an infinite choice of possibilities for planning their itineraries. From 30 August to 14 September 2025, Valais will become the world capital of mountain biking when it hosts the 2025 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships, with all the disciplines taking place in one of the canton's destinations.

Mountain bike inspiration

A veritable paradise for adventurers, Valais is an immense alpine playground for mountain biking enthusiasts. Get inspired.