The Tour of Mont-Blanc

General conditions

27 July 2016

Conditions July 27th 2016 »

Pretty good conditions on the TMB: today will be partly sunny and relatively warm in the afternoon; the moisture in the lower atmosphere contribute to the formation of cumulus in the afternoon, but the risk of evening rainstorms seems limited to the high ...

20 July 2016

Conditions July 20th 2016 »

Bright sunshine and high temperatures will persist today, but some high cloud is coming in from the southwest this evening, with increasing instability causing a thunderstorm risk towards the latter part of the night. This activity should continue on Thursday ...

18 July 2016

Conditions July 18th 2016 »

Good weather expected for the next days. The anticyclone that now is over Switzerland will gradually shift to the west, favoring the back of a vast African high pressure zone that will bring warm and dry air over the Alps. These conditions are gradually ...

11 July 2016

Conditions July 11th 2016 »

After a sunny morning, the weather will become very unstable with thunderstorms even strong this evening. Tuesday the weather remains bad due to the passage of the cold front of the disturbance, after which will endure some variability with cool temperatures. ...

6 July 2016

Conditions July 06th 2016 »

The high temperatures of this beginning of July are progressively by melting snow also at altitude. Nevertheless, the three high passes of the TMB are still partially covered with snow, but the trails are well marked and obvious; however, pay attention ...

4 July 2016

Conditions july 4th 2016 »

High temperatures of these days are melting the snow sometimes still present on the paths. At the main passes (Bonhomme, Croix du Bonhomme, Col de la Seigne, Grand Col Ferret) the snowfields are well-marked but we recommend to be careful if you have to ...

30 June 2016

Conditions June 30th 2016 »

The conditions of the path are improving day by day.Focus Italian side:Val Ferret - the bridge over the stream Arminaz (between Bonatti and Bertone refuges) was placed last week, there are still two snowfields along the section Bonatti - Chalet Val Ferret ...

15 June 2016

Conditions June 15th 2016 »

In the area Les Contamines - Col du Bonhomme / Croix du Bonhomme (F) there is still a lot of snow on the way from Jovet Plan (1900m). The whole climb to the pass is on snowfields but the track is quite evident. From the Col du Bonhomme to the Refuge de ...

13 June 2016

Conditions June 13th 2016 »

The TMB begins to be walked regularly but all the passes are still covered with snowy. Boots, gaiters, sticks and crampons are strongly recommended.

8 June 2016

Conditions June 8th 2016 »

Focus on the French side: the photos are showing the route conditions towards Col du Bonhomme (F). The track on the snow has been made, but we strongly recommend proper footwear, crampons and poles!Focus Swiss side: in the area "Alpage de Bovine", ...

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