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News from Chamonix

Discover the latest Chamonix news and reviews

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Temporary Closure at the Mer de Glace

5 day closure in November & extended Flegere half term opening dates more

Published: 22nd September 2017
Europe's tallest mountain

Measuring Mont Blanc 2017

Europe's biggest mountain is only 1cm shorter than the last time it was measured more

Published: 14th September 2017
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Open the door to culture in Chamonix

Enjoy historical monuments, places & museums near you more

Published: 13th September 2017
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Chamonix dropped from the 2018 Freeride World Tour

2 new destinations on the circuit for next year's event more

Published: 12th September 2017
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Club Med Chamonix closure announced

Profitability & capacity cited as the main reasons for closing more

Published: 11th September 2017
Panoramic Mont-Blanc Gondola Summer Lift

Panoramic Mont Blanc gondola breakdown 1 year on

€350,000 spent on security since last year's cable entanglement more

Published: 8th September 2017
UTMB departure delayed 30 minutes

UTMB 2017 departure delayed 30 minutes

The race will leave from Chamonix centre at 18:30 more

Published: 1st September 2017
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What's On in Chamonix September 2017

Our pick of the best events in Chamonix this month more

Published: 25th August 2017
Le Cure de France team need your support

Le Cure de France team need your support

Charity cycling challenge 30th August - 2nd September 2017 more

Published: 23rd August 2017
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Mont Blanc route kit requirements enforced

New by-law lists minimum equipment list with immediate effect more

Published: 17th August 2017
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Missing man found dead in Chamonix

French man missing since Monday on Mont Blanc ascent more

Published: 16th August 2017
Property market update in Chamonix

Property market review Chamonix August 2017

Mountain Base share their thoughts on the market after 12 months of change more

Published: 14th August 2017
9 year old twins rescued from Mont Blanc attempt

9 Year old twins rescued from Mont Blanc attempt

Mother & children helicoptered off the mountain by the PGHM more

Published: 9th August 2017
Tour du Mont Blanc charity fundraising

Tour du Mont Blanc charity fundraising

Two locals are walking the TMB for a good cause more

Published: 4th August 2017
Early summer closing of Le Tour gondola

Early summer closing of Le Tour gondola

Charamillon gondola to close 1 week early more

Published: 3rd August 2017
three electric cars in chamonix centre

Electric car share scheme launches this week

New transport solution for the Chamonix Valley more

Published: 2nd August 2017
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