The Mont-Blanc

General conditions

7 August 2018

Conditions August 7th 2018 »

Focus Courmayeur: after the severe storms that have affected Val Ferret, the valley road is temporarily closed and inaccessible. On the other hand, the classic route of the Tour du Mont-Blanc - Courmayeur, Rifugio Betone, Rifugio Bonatti, Arnova - is always ...

30 July 2018

Conditions July 30th 2018 »

The person responsible for the management of the paths of the Municipality of Trient (CH) informs us that the works on the Fenêtre d'Arpettes route are almost complete.There are no longer any specific restrictions on the use of the aforementioned variant ...

25 July 2018

Conditions July 25th 2018 »

Focus variante  Fenêtre d'Arpette - The general conditions of the Tour du Mont Blanc are generally good, few snowfields, good tracks and numerous hikers on the route. However, there remains a criticality: along the variant of the Fenêtre d'Arpette ...

16 July 2018

Conditions July 16th 2018 »

Very good conditions on the TMB: the snow is almost disappeared on the classic route  and the remaining snowfields are well traced (still be careful especially in the morning when the snow is harder).The variant of the Fenetre d'Arpette is now accessible: ...

11 July 2018

Conditions July 11th 2018 »

The conditions of the Tour du Mont-Blanc are good, even if the snowfields are still present at the passes. The ideal weather situation for hiking: the nice weather will probably stay until Saturday morning, hot to very hot every afternoon, without rain. ...

5 July 2018

Conditions July 5th 2018 »

The general conditions of the TMB are quite good but the snowfields have not yet completely disappeared along the way. There still is snow in altitude and in the areas where winter avalanches have deposited large amounts of snow; although the path is well ...

4 July 2018

Casermetta Espace Mont-Blanc Opening day »

The Casermetta Espace Mont-Blanc at the Col de La Seigne, managed by the Safe Mountain Foundation and located at 2365 meters Val Veny (Courmayeur), has opened its doors for the 2018 summer season. An Italian-French team will host hikers and provide all ...

3 July 2018

Conditions July 3rd 2018 »

Attention: a humid and unstable southwesterly stream towards the Western Alps is at the origin of the stormy condition that form randomly. After some sunny spells this morning, new thunderstorms are expected in the afternoon. This risk will persist next ...

2 July 2018

Conditions July 2nd 2018 »

FOCUS Champex-Lac (CH): The route of the Fenêtre d'Arpette (variant) on the Trient side has deteriorated and some part are not marked. The section needs to be repaired and the managers of the paths of the municipality of Trient ask hikers to pass, or the ...

27 June 2018

Conditions June 27th 2018 »

Warning! The TMB variants are still very snowy. Stay on the classic route and check the conditions by asking the refuge managers. In particular, the Fenêtre d'Arpette is very snow-covered on the Arpette side; do not venture for the moment, the path is ...

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