The Season Draws to a Close

Its that time of year and the sun has been shining to close off the season in the Chamonix Valley. It has been a long season and looking back it is nearly 5 months since I first put on my skis. I am going  to try and make it a full 5 months and to do that I will need to ski on 2nd May. With Grand Montets closing on 1st May that may demand a short tour with no lift access being available other than the Midi. Continue reading “The Season Draws to a Close”

Flegere-the best laid plans and Les Contamines-The Best


Thursday 21/12/2017


Sunny and cold

The best laid plans gang aft agley………..

After snow early in the week it has been cold and sunny in the valley and on Thursday we  headed to Flegere with touring gear. Continue reading “Flegere-the best laid plans and Les Contamines-The Best”