Mon Tour du Mont Blanc

General conditions

2 July 2018

Conditions July 2nd 2018 »

FOCUS Champex-Lac (CH): The route of the Fenêtre d'Arpette (variant) on the Trient side has deteriorated and some part are not marked. The section needs to be repaired and the managers of the paths of the municipality of Trient ask hikers to pass, or the ...

27 June 2018

Conditions June 27th 2018 »

Warning! The TMB variants are still very snowy. Stay on the classic route and check the conditions by asking the refuge managers. In particular, the Fenêtre d'Arpette is very snow-covered on the Arpette side; do not venture for the moment, the path is ...

25 June 2018

Conditions June 25th 2018 »

The sunny weather and the cold temperatures of these days have created very variable conditions on the TMB. Although the sun is strong at low altitudes, temperatures are quite cold already at 2000 m, which is why the snow often remains very hard even during ...

22 June 2018

Conditions June 22th 2018 »

The favorable weather conditions of this early summer and the coming days contribute to the rapid improvement of the conditions of the trails around Mont Blanc. The lower snowfields have now disappeared and the tracks in the areas still covered in snow ...

18 June 2018

Conditions June 18th 2018 »

The high pressure of recent days has improved the conditions of the TMB route. Many snowfields have been reduced or even disappeared, the tracks on the snow are very clear and well marked, the areas exposed to the sun are now in almost optimal conditions. ...

13 June 2018

Conditions June 13th 2018 »

The conditions on the Tour du Mont-Blanc are constantly changing. Despite the snow continues to melt, the main passes of the TMB are still very snow-covered (about a meter of snow at the Col du Bonhomme) and crossing some snowfields requires great attention: ...

11 June 2018

Conditions June 11th 2018 »

The conditions of the TMB are slightly improved thanks to a weekend finally warm and dry. However, the path always presents the same problems with snow to the passes and snow-bridges more and more thin on sometimes impetuous streams, while the traces on ...

5 June 2018

Conditions June 05th 2018 »

The conditions of the TMB trails are constantly evolving. While in the valley the temperatures are warm and the snow gradually melts, in altitude the snowfields are still present. Attention therefore to scrupulously follow the tracks, the risk of slipping ...

3 June 2018

Conditions June 3rd 2018 »

The trekking season has finally begun and the TMB is starting to be frequented. The conditions of the route gradually improve, but the snow is still abundantly present on the trails. For this reason, we recommend paying close attention to the main dangers ...

14 May 2018

Conditions May 14th 2018 »

After a winter full of snow and a fresh and snowy spring, this month of May still looks rather wintery, with snow starting at 2000 meters above sea level, sometimes less. The general conditions are therefore late comparing to the seasonal average situation ...

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