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In the absence of activity in the mountains because of the coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown, the GMHM (Groupe Militaie de Haute Montagne) of Chamonix takes the time to update its video library. Excellent news for all mountaineering enthusiasts, who will get a chance to escape into new territories by watching the expedition films posted weekly by the GMHM of Chamonix on their YouTube channel.
Kilian Jornet is the triple winner of the 2008, 2009 and 2011 editions of UTMB
All ski area, ski facilities, touristic sites & more are now closed in the Chamonix Valley. Photo author: moi-même, licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0, photo source @commons.wikimedia.org
As of 14 March 2020, all ski areas, ski facilities, touristic sites,...
Eric Fournier has a majority of  50.78 % of votes, photo source @ledauphine.com
On 15 March 2020, the first round of municipal elections took place...
COVID-19: All ski resorts, touristic facilities, bars & restaurants are closed in France, but the Mont-Blanc tunnel, connecting Italy to France, remains open. Photo source @tunnelmb.net
As of 14 March 2020, all ski areas, ski resorts, touristic sites,...
Chamonix: all the ski resorts like Brévent are now closed
Yesterday evening, Saturday March 14, 2020, the Compagnie du Mont...
No vehicle was discovered under the snow and the road was cleared by vehicles. Photo Firemen of Chamonix / @ledauphine.com
On 11 March 2020, shortly after 6.30 am, the firefighters were called...
Several hygiene measures are implemented in Haute-Savoie for the municipal elections - first round (15 March) & second round (22 March)
In spite of the presence of the coronavirus COVID-19, municipal...
COVID-19: Italy is under lockdown, but vehicles keep coming from Italy to France via the Mont-Blanc Tunnel. photo source @tunnelmb.net
Since 9 March 2020, over 60 million people in Italy have been placed...
The PGHM of Chamonix intervened by helicopter to evacuate the two bodies.
Tragic 8th of March on the Haute-Savoie slopes. Two skiers lost their...
An avalanche occurred Thursday evening. It was stopped by the Taconnaz avalanche barrier. Photo source @ledaupine.com
On 5 March 2020, at around 8.45 pm, a large-scale avalanche took...
The Chamonix Valley ski areas & lifts remain open, author Webwizzard, licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0, photo source @commons.wikimedia.org
During their latest press-release on 8 March 2020, The Compagnie du...
The three candidates compared their ideas on housing, tourism & transport at the Folie Douce, in front of a hundred people. Photo source @ledauphine.com
On 3 March 2020, the three municipal candidates debated for an hour...
The firefighters have deployed the large scale. Photo source @ledauphine.com
On 3 March 2020, a fire broke out at the Mont-Blanc hotel, on the...