Useful Info

Whether you’re coming out to the French Alps for break, to cycling or train for a triathlon there’s plenty to do in your down time. Here’s a few ideas and some useful information to help you.

Travel to Morzine

By plane With Geneva around 1 ¼ hours drive away it makes it the closest and easiest airport to us and is well connected by many major and budget ...

Free ski buses in Morzine

Morzine Guide

Morzine is a great place to be in the summer, whether you're cycling with us along quiet alpine roads, taking an afternoon stroll through the town to ...

Team sky bike box

Travelling with Your Bike

If you're planning to take your bike with you by plane or train you have a few options.  The best form of protection for your bike is using a hard ...

Solace 10 2017 Ultegra

Road Bike Rental

For summer 2017 we're renting out lightweight Scott carbon fibre bikes with Ultegra groupsets and gearing suitable for the mountains - 50/34T compact ...

Ride to Switzerland

Preparation and Training

One of the things we're regularly asked is how to train for a week in the French Alps.  So we asked our own Level 3 Performance Coach, Chris ...

Support Vehicle

Our support vehicle provides back-up on all our cycle routes and will hand out spare bottles, home made flap jacks, extra layers or give you a quick ...

Cycling Insurance

Before coming out to the French Alps with your bike we recommend all our guests are insured.  We have a couple of suggestions for you from British ...

Loving triathlon life

Lead Riders

At 45 Degrees North there's always somebody in the team looking out for you.  We're all about getting people out to the Alps to enjoy everything it ...

5 mins around the corner this lake is a great place to play or relax

Alpine Lakes

One of the great things about spending summer in the mountains is the endless sporting possibilities.  Just looking out of the window of our ...

French Beer

Great Local Breweries

With a growing number of people leaving their cities and living in the mountains its no wonder there are so many craft breweries popping up.  Here's ...

Trail running

Trail Running

Morzine locals are big into trail running, hiking, ski touring and snow-shoeing so there’s some great trails to explore with hidden cheese farms in ...

Morzine Pool & Spa

Rest day activities

The mid-week rest day is a great chance to relax and enjoy the beautiful serenity of the French Alps.  It can also be the perfect opportunity to try ...