Mon Tour du Mont Blanc

General conditions

25 May 2017

Focus Chamonix Valley »

For daytime hikers and trailers attending the Chamonix Valley and surroundings: you can refer to the website www.valleedutrail.com and go smoothly on the trails marked "ouvert". Take precautionary measures and use crampons on marked "vigilance" ...

24 May 2017

Conditions May 24th »

The snow begins to melt heavily and the slopes in the sun are almost free up to 2000m (ex, climb to the Bertone refuge from the Val Sapin), where only the winter accumulations remain in the canals and the small valleys. The warm temperatures of recent ...

17 May 2017

Shuttle service between Les Contamines and Les Chapieux (F) »

Taxi Besson offers a daily shuttle service between Les Contamines and Les Chapieux during the summer of 2017, from 1 June to 30 September. Collection points: hotels and accommodations in Les Contamines. Price: 40 € per person. A solution to relieve ...

23 September 2016

Conditions September 23th 2016 »

Most of the huts are closed or going to close by the end of September. It is still possible to walk the TMB using winter shelters (many huts are equipped) and some refuge opens in the off-season week-ends. We suggest contacting the managers to get more ...

14 September 2016

Conditions September 14th 2016 »

The TMB conditions remain very good in the Mont Blanc area. The beautiful summer days that have accompanied us this far, however , are going to give way to a more unstable weather and cooler temperatures. In fact , a cold front is approaching the Alps ...

18 August 2016

Conditions Agust 181th 2016 »

From August 22th and up to the 28th, walk along the TMB with the trailers of the Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc!During the last week of August you can attend the UTMB® in a festive atmosphere in every village crossed by the race. 19 villages French, Italian ...

11 August 2016

Conditions Agust 11th 2016 »

Weather forecast: the polar air flow responsible for last night's clouds moves eastward, leaving space to still fresh currents that will bring high cloudiness and some afternoon cumulus. From Friday, fair weather with rising temperatures that will become ...

8 August 2016

Conditions Agust 08th 2016 »

The TMB conditions are good, the snowfields still sometimes present on the route, are very well marked. The trail to the Robert Blanc hut (outside the TMB but in the area of the Col de La Seigne), which was quite difficult to walk the last few weeks, is ...

4 August 2016

Conditions Agust 04th 2016 »

The conditions of the trails around Mont Blanc are generally good, but watch weather developments that will change in the next few days. The northwest of the Alps still benefit from the influence of the Azores, but the cold front of a new depression will ...

1 August 2016

Conditions Agust 1st 2016 »

Weather condition: the Azores anticyclone extends gradually towards the Alps, but this morning the humidity will insist against the French side of Mont Blanc. The morning rain will cease during the day, although during the evening will reactivate the cumulus ...

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