With the “Grand Montet” in Chamonix anouncing they will open after the next substantial snow fall, it looks like they better get ready! According to www.chamonix-meteo.com snow is coming towards the end of the current forecast which looks ahead until Thursday Novemeber 29th. James Coates
Its that time of year again! the snow is falling in Chamonix and elsewhere in the alps. The ski season 2012/13 looks like it is an early one with many resorts already open and many more planning an early opening. For private airport transfers from Geneva, Lyon, Chambery, Milan, Turin, Martigny and many more places […]
La Thuile transfers and transport.
Running from Saturday July 2nd to Sunday July 24th 2011, the 98th Tour de France will be made up ofÂ 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,430.5 kilometres. These stages have the following profiles: 10 flat stages, 6 mountain stages and 4 summit finishes, 3 medium mountain stages, 1 individual time-trial stage (42.5 […]
On Saturday 4th June a 30 year old German climber was killed whilst coming down the Aiguille du Chardonet, he was caught in a 200 meter snow slide according to reports. His 46 year old climbing partner was uninjured.
Landing at the Courchevel landing strip is one of the most difficult places to land a plain. The pilot needs to be special trained not to mention a little crazy. Â The strip is built up-hill to help slow plains down over a shorter distance and was featured in one of the “Bond” movies. There are […]
Despite the warm temperatures the world cup down hill in Les Houches is going to take place.