The Mont-Blanc

General conditions

14 June 2017

Conditions June 14th 2017 »

Weather Conditions: Today and tomorrow intense thunderstorms are expected, mainly in the second part of the day. This instability should remain until the night between Thursday and Friday when the Azores anti-cyclone will bring back warm and stable weather. ...

11 June 2017

Conditions June 11th »

The TMB conditions have improved much in the last few days due to the summer heat coming back. On the French side we still find snow at the Col du Bonhomme but the track is well done and you can run it fairly easily. There are still snowfields at the Col ...

8 June 2017

Conditions June 8th »

The conditions of the Tour du Mont Blanc are still quite difficult due to snow, frequent in altitude and shadow areas. Anyhow, but a pretty hot weekend is coming, which should help a quick improvement in the situation. However, it is still necessary to ...

5 June 2017

Conditions June 5th »

TMB conditions improve day by day. The snowfields at the hills are still considerable but the sun is doing its duty. In the pictures below, you can check out the conditions of the Les Chapieux area with views to the Col de La Croix du Bonhomme and the ...

25 May 2017

Focus Chamonix Valley »

For daytime hikers and trailers attending the Chamonix Valley and surroundings: you can refer to the website www.valleedutrail.com and go smoothly on the trails marked "ouvert". Take precautionary measures and use crampons on marked "vigilance" ...

24 May 2017

Conditions May 24th »

The snow begins to melt heavily and the slopes in the sun are almost free up to 2000m (ex, climb to the Bertone refuge from the Val Sapin), where only the winter accumulations remain in the canals and the small valleys. The warm temperatures of recent ...

17 May 2017

Shuttle service between Les Contamines and Les Chapieux (F) »

Taxi Besson offers a daily shuttle service between Les Contamines and Les Chapieux during the summer of 2017, from 1 June to 30 September. Collection points: hotels and accommodations in Les Contamines. Price: 40 € per person. A solution to relieve ...

23 September 2016

Conditions September 23th 2016 »

Most of the huts are closed or going to close by the end of September. It is still possible to walk the TMB using winter shelters (many huts are equipped) and some refuge opens in the off-season week-ends. We suggest contacting the managers to get more ...

14 September 2016

Conditions September 14th 2016 »

The TMB conditions remain very good in the Mont Blanc area. The beautiful summer days that have accompanied us this far, however , are going to give way to a more unstable weather and cooler temperatures. In fact , a cold front is approaching the Alps ...

18 August 2016

Conditions Agust 181th 2016 »

From August 22th and up to the 28th, walk along the TMB with the trailers of the Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc!During the last week of August you can attend the UTMB® in a festive atmosphere in every village crossed by the race. 19 villages French, Italian ...

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