Chamonix Latest News

The glacial lake formed in 2018 at the foot of the Bossons glacier expands as it melts. To avoid a potentially excessive emptying and a very dangerous torrential flood, the municipality of Chamonix will undertake excavation work during the month of June 2022.
Lac glaciaire des Bossons :  des travaux de déroctage menés en juin
Creation of a cycle path on the Route du Bouchet
The deployment of a cycle path is continuing in the Chamonix Mont-...
The Bossons chairlift , 1102m long, dates from 1960. Photo Le DL /G.Y.
The Bossons glacier chairlift (1102m long), built in 1960, which...
East face of Mont Blanc du Tacul. Photo source: @www.camptocamp.org
On Tuesday 10 May 2022 at the start of the afternoon, the Chamonix...
Aménagement de la Place du Mont-Blanc. Photo source: @www.chamonix.fr
The Place du Mont-Blanc under renovation works for its re-planning,...
Petanque chalet: reconstruction work has started
Reconstruction work for the petanque chalet just began in this spring...
Près de deux mois après l’intoxication au monoxyde de carbone ayant nécessité son évacuation , le refuge d’Argentière n’a toujours pas pu rouvrir ses portes. Archives photo Le DL
Closed since 11 March 2022, after the carbon monoxide poisoning of 30...
On Saturday 14 May 2022, the museums of the Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Valley are participating in the European Night of Museums!
On Saturday 14 May 2022, the museums of the Chamonix-Mont-Blanc...
L’interventions ont été réalisées par l'hélicoptère du peloton de gendarmerie de haute montagne de Chamonix. ​Archive Le DL
Several rescue interventions in recent days for the Chamonix High...
Chamonix awarded the “Terre de Jeux 2024” label
Chamonix Mont-Blanc has just officially been labeled "Terre de Jeux...
L'ETC : environ 15 km pour environ 1300 mètres de dénivelé positif, au départ de Courmayeur, en semi autonomie et en 04:00 heures maximum. Réservée aux coureurs de 23 ans et plus. Photo source: @utmbmontblanc.com
The UTMB® Mont-Blanc incorporates an eighth race format into its...
All the rescues were carried out with the help of the Choucas 74 gendarmerie helicopter. Photo archives The DL /G.Y.
The beautiful weather at the beginning of the Easter weekend brought...
Les Houches Ski Resort and Ski Area
The Easter weekend means the closure of the ski lifts for many ski...