News in Chamonix

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Grands Montets Top Cable Car Opens Saturday 4th July

Finally the top bin at GM is open for summer! | more »

Ellie Mahoney | Chamonix Editor | published: 3rd July 2015

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Haute Savoie on Orange Alert Due to Heatwave

Hot weather to continue into next week | more »

Ellie Mahoney | Chamonix Editor | published: 3rd July 2015

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Changes to Road Safety Across France From 1st July 2015

No headphones, no eating, no smoking with children on board & increased fines | more »

Ellie Mahoney | Chamonix Editor | published: 2nd July 2015

a sunny view of a lift station in chamonix

Delayed Opening of the Top Lift at Grands Montets, Argentiere

More days needed to resolve technical issues with the lift | more »

Ellie Mahoney | Chamonix Editor | published: 1st July 2015

Rising Temperatures Could Mean Dangerous Alpine Conditions

Heatwave set to continue over the weekend | more »

Joel Evans | Chamonix High Mountain Reporter | published: 1st July 2015

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Latest Gear: Ultra Marathon Shoes

Find a new trail running shoe that's right for you | more »

Andy Malton | Latest Gear Reviewer | published: 30th June 2015

Mont Blanc access policed for a second summer

Extra Caution Advised in the Mountains this Week

Several tragic accidents this weekend & local rescue services are advising caution | more »

Pam Williamson | Chamonix Editor | published: 29th June 2015

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Skier Aurelien Ducroz Embarks on a New Adventure

Completing the Tour de France...by boat! | more »

Pam Williamson | Chamonix Editor | published: 29th June 2015