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Mont Blanc access policed for a second summer

Another Busy Day For The PGHM

Two mountain rescues for the PGHM on Tuesday morning | more »

published: 27th August 2015

a motorway turn off for Morzine

Traffic News: Roadworks on the Motorway

Maintenance work carried out on the Autoroute Blanche from next week | more »

published: 27th August 2015

Trail Running Officially an Actual Sport

Trail Running Officially an Actual Sport

Thousands of UTMB runners breathe a collective sigh of relief | more »

published: 27th August 2015

Chamonix's Avenue Michel Croz to Become Semi-Pedestrian

Chamonix's Avenue Michel Croz to Become Semi-Pedestrian

More work starting in September to widen pavements amongst other developments | more »

published: 26th August 2015

Chamonix Skywalk , Step Into the Void

Chamonix Makes Lonely Planet's Top 500

This new edition of Lonely Planet is a guide to the top 500 places to visit in the World | more »

published: 25th August 2015

Another First For PGHM Member Fabien Dugit climber

Another First For PGHM Member Fabien Dugit

First free ascent of 'Balade au clair de lune' (Walking in the Moonlight) on Aiguille du Fou | more »

published: 25th August 2015

a team of people pulling sleds on snow on skis

Chamonix Resident Chosen for an Ambitious Polar Expedition

Catherine Toleman chosen for World Record Attempt to Reach the Northern Pole of Inaccessibility | more »

published: 24th August 2015

Spanish Mountaineer Found Dead in His Tent near the Cosmiques Hut

Investigation under way into the cause of the man's death | more »

published: 21st August 2015

Fatal Fall on Pointe Gugliermina climber

Fatal Fall on Pointe Gugliermina

A Dutch climber has fallen to his death on the Italian side of Mont Blanc | more »

published: 20th August 2015

Bark Beetles Cause a Number of Chamonix Walking Trails to Close

Bark Beetles Cause a Number of Chamonix Walking Trails to Close

Walking paths closed for a limited time to assess damage & treat trees | more »

published: 19th August 2015