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The Himalayan adventure of Kilian Jornet has not stopped yet : Saturday 27 May, he climbed the north face of Mount Everest (8,848 m) for the second time, without the use of supplemental oxygen or fixed ropes, in an alpine style. The Catalan athlete, who reached for the first time the summit of Everest at the midnight of 21st to 22nd May, without oxygen in 26 hours, as part of his "Summits of My Life” project, did it once again. According to the Summits of my life blog, Kilian reached the summit via the North Face of Everest on 27th May, at 9pm (+5.45GMT). He left Advanced Base Camp at 6,500...
Kilian Jornet summits Everest for the second time. photo source: @ http://blog.summitsofmylife.com
Montenvers Mer de Glace site. photo source: @www.facebook.com/terminalneigerefuge
25 May 2017 Reopening Ice Cave and gondola from Montenvers to the the...
Kilian Jornet. photo source: @www.facebook.com/kilianjornet
The Catalan ski mountaineer and ultra runner, Kilian Jornet,...
Itineraries of the North Face of the Aiguille du Midi. photo source: @www.camptocamp.org
Sunday 21st May 2017, in the morning, a French speed-rider (25) from...
The Dôme du Goûter. photo source: @www.camptocamp.org
Wednesday 17th May 2017, late in the afternoon, an amateur South...
Second turn of the access ramp to the Mont Blanc tunnel (RN205). photo source: @radiomontblanc.fr
Sunday 14th May, 2017, a refrigerated truck carrying meat jackknifed...
The former captain of Chamonix-Morzine Hockey Club, Clément Masson. photo source: @www.ledauphine.com
Clément Masson will no longer play in the Chamonix-Morzine Hockey...
Cinema Vox Chamonix. photo source: @www.chamonix.fr
Chamonix will be without cinema for approximately one year, from...
Regional weather alert warning. photo source: @vigilance.meteofrance.com
Meteo-France in Lyon has issued, Thursday 11th May 2017, an orange...
Tennis in Chamonix Mont-Blanc. photo source: @www.chamonix.fr
The CCC (Communauté de Communes de la Vallée de Chamonix Mont-Blanc)...
Ueli Steck. photo source: @www.facebook.com/ueli.steck/
Ueli Steck (4 October 1976 – 30 April 2017) Chamonix.net pays respect...
Renovation of Grand Hôtel du Montenvers. photo source : @www.compagniedumontblanc.fr
23 May 2017 Train service Chamonix to Montenvers Mer de Glace closed...
The Mont Blanc Express railway line. photo source: @www.chamonix.fr
From 3rd April to 24 June 2017, the SNCF provides a replacement bus...