The mountain bike market is often misunderstood. We‘ve put together 9 facts so you can make up your own mind about it.
It's a growing global movement. For instance, there are more mountain bikers than skiers in the world.
Mountain biking is an expensive sport. Mountain bike tourists spend more per day than hikers. Or golfers.
Mountain biking protects the environment. And nature is a primary motive for mountain bikers.
There's no mountain biker stereotype. There are many segments that allow a clear positioning in the targeted niche.
Since we‘ve started developing mountain biking destinations, we‘ve encountered more than one pitfall. Here are the 7 most typical ones.
Our collaboration with premiere destinations in the Swiss Alps has lead to world class mountain biking offers. Today, we analyse and develop destinations on the foundation of three elements, knowing that they are interdependent and that their individual importance may vary from one destination to another.
Trails are the basis of your mountain bike destination. With experience from more than 300 trail projects globally, we can offer you first class planning, designing and building of trails.
Specific services for mountain bikers allow destinations to generate added value for local businesses. We offer concrete solutions for hotels, transportation and guiding services.
The identity of a destination is defined by its local mountain biking culture. It cannot be installed from the outside. We can provide the tools and circumstances so it can grow from the inside.
A small team of dedicated developers, not always comfortable, with one hand on the handle bar and the other hand on the keyboard.
Director of Trail Developmentchris@allegra-tourismus.ch