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For the 3rd edition of the Argentrail, the Sports Club of Argentière offers a trail that will make you discover the villages of Argentière and Lavancher and the mountain pastures of the Pendant. After that, the trail will take you to Peclerey where you will find stunning views of the Mont-Blanc. This running race is to take place on Sunday, the 21st of July 2019.
Argentrail 2019 official poster
Climbing World Cup in Chamonix 2018.Photo source:@pressnut.com
Exactly one hundred years after the valley organized the first Winter...
Cosmique Refuge, Mont Blanc massif
Since its reopening on the 23rd of February 2019, the Cosmiques...
Lac Blanc Refuge, photo by Espirat, licensed under CC-BY 4.0, source @commons.wikimedia.org
The Lac Blanc refuge has been closed since 2017 when a legal dispute...
North Face of the Aiguille du Midi. photo source : @www.camptocamp.org
Several snowslides on the north face of the Aiguille du Midi were...
Cosmique Corridor
Wednesday the 22nd of May 2019, at the beginning of the afternoon, a...
Lac Blanc. Photo source: @randos-montblanc.com
After the first phase of work in the fall, the trail of the Lac Blanc...
The Aiguilles Rouges massif, by Romaric Juvanon, licensed under CC-BY 4.0., found on https://commons.wikimedia.org
On Saturday morning, the 18th of May 2019, a highly experienced skier...
Panoramic Mont-Blanc gondola, Aiguille du Midi, by Rémih, licensed under CC-BY 3.0, found on https://commons.wikimedia.org/
Update Tuesday, the 18th of June, 2019. On the 15th of June 2019,...
Climbing World Cup in Chamonix 2018.Photo source:@pressnut.com
Chamonix is considered the world capital of mountaineering and skiing...
The Mont-Blanc car park closed from May 13th to May 24th 2019
After Saint-Michel car parking, it is now the turn of the Mont-Blanc...
The Pioneers of Chamonix. Photo source: @pionniers-chamonix.com
After two great seasons with the Pioneers of Chamonix, coach Heikki...
The beginning of “Une Belle Histoire” - the new series of France 2 - was shot in Chamonix. The crew used Chamonix residents for staging.
This past week, the cast and crew of “Une Belle Histoire” (literally...