Mountain bikes can be hired per hour/day for €4/14 from Cicli Prezan .
Skiing down Mottarone’s gentle slopes is limited to five green and two blue slopes, making it good for beginners. Gear can be hired from the station at the top of Mottarone. The ski pass includes the cost of the cable car; you can hire gear at the top.
Lake Maggiore West Bank
If you’ve got energy to burn (or kids who do), stop off at Lake Maggiore Adventure Park . Thrills and spills include suspension courses, an artificial climbing wall, a trampoline ‘acro-jump’, and a cycling course with jumps. Its cafe has stunning lake views from its patio.