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Terrible news from the French side of the Mont-Blanc massif! On 20 November 2019, in the morning, two men from the Chamonix valley tragically lost their lives at the Aiguille du Plan! The two men, who were well-known for their great mastery of mountaineering, experienced a 300 meters (984 ft) fatal fall after they unscrewed.
Les Goulottes de la Face Nord de l'Aiguille du Midi et Aiguille du Plan, photo source @http://yannick.michelat.free.fr/
Matthew Disney attempted to climb Mont-Blanc with a rowing machine, photo source @bbc.com
On 19 November 2019, Jean-Marc Peillex, the mayor of Saint-Gervais,...
The Compagnie du Mont-Blanc has announced the partial opening of the Grands Montets ski area for the upcoming weekend: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th November 2019.
During their latest press release on 19 November 2019, the Compagnie...
The winter viability plan for the Haute-Savoie region was activated on November 15th, 2019, just in time for the arrival of the snow. Photo source @RadioMontBlanc
The winter viability plan for the Haute-Savoie region was activated...
The new Flegere gondolas are already on site. photo source @ledauphine
In April 2018, a public meeting took place in Les Praz to present the...
Grands Montets ski resort Chamonix
It's now official. After a few days of great expectation, the Grands...
Leman Express, photo taken from https://www.flickr.com/photos/kecko/37862521945
Getting to Chamonix from Geneva airport has never been easier!...
Chamonix Valley
On the night of Tuesday 5th to Wednesday 6th of November 2019, the...
Matthew Disney attempted to climb Mont-Blanc with a rowing machine, photo source @bbc.com
This summer, many were enraged when Matthew Disney left a rowing...
Mike Wittorski and Xavier Corin did the Tour du Mont-Blanc on E-bikes in just one day! photo source @ledauphine.com
On 11 October 2019, Mike Wittorski and his friend, Xavier Corin, did...
As of November 1st 2019, the speed limit in the Arve Valley is lowered, photo source @montblanclive.com
As of November 1st 2019, the speed limit in the Arve Valley is...
The Grands Montets ski area can be accessed via the Plan Joran cable car. Photo source @chamonix.com.
Chamonix is world-renowned for its vast & diverse ski domains ,...
Egratz Viaduct, licensed under CC-BY 4.0, photo source @commons.wikimedia.org
Be careful, it's clogging up on Tuesday afternoon in the climb of...