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22 October 2014
Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 , work in progress on the Plan Joran chairlifts. From the total of 84, 30 cabins have been delivered. With an estimated trip time of 6min 52s, at a speed of 6 metres per second and a full capacity of 10 persons per cabin, the new Plan Joran lift will be capable of transporting over 3000 persons/hour.
Work in progress on the Plan Joran lifts
The snow will fall above the Chamonix Valley, starting with Wednesday
The latest Meteo forecasts announced that the snow will fall above...
Couloir de Goûter credit photo @Petzl
Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 , the so-called "death couloir", makes two more...
St Pancras International Station from London
From the 14th December, 2014, rail passengers from London to Geneva...
Registrations for the 2015 Mont Blanc Marathon, are made exclusively online
Monday, 13 Oct 2014 , opening of the online registration for the Mont...
The Kandahar Ski World Cup in Les Houches, Chamonix Valley
Absent from the World Cup calendar for 2 years, the Kandahar Downhill...
Inauguration of Les Houches Multi-Sport Field
Wednesday, 08 Oct 2014, Inauguration of Les Houches Multi-Sport Field...
Annual ARSMB protest on bikes
Saturday, 11 October 2014 at 12:45 pm, from Sallanches to Egratz...
Chamois-Dukes de Dijon, final score 2-1
Tuesday, 7 October 2014 , the Chamonix Chamois qualified in the knock...
Andreas Fransson and J.P. Auclair, died in an avalanche
Monday, 29 Sept 2014 , two of the world's top skiers, the Chamonix-...
Trail des Aiguilles Rouges 2014
The 8th edition of Trail d'Aiguilles Rouges , took place on Sunday,...
 Prototype of the helium balloon above Montenvers.
Yesterday, the 24th September 2014, the Company Mont Blanc tried and...
The Egratz viaduct 17 km before Mont Blanc tunnel
All traffic accessing the Mont Blanc tunnel on the French side will...