19JUN 2018
Chamonix golf course

Chamonix golf course

Good to know Inquire about access conditions for your dogs to the Natural Reserves and Ski Lifts! Don t hesitate to consult the Office de Haute Montagne to get the hiking path and weather conditions! Always keep the emergency numbers with you. Hiking guides and maps on sale in the Valley Tourist Offices and online. Take advantage of the natural reserves and exceptional panoramas…

Continue Reading
12JUN 2018
Chamonix Lift Tickets

Chamonix Lift Tickets

Night skiing available. Ski area offers at least one terrain park. Ski area offers a half pipe. Cat skiing is available at this resort; may entail an add l cost This resort grooms a portion of its slopes. Ski area offers snow making for additional coverage. This resort is known for providing a family friendly atmosphere. This resort is known for its challenging terrain. Guests…

Continue Reading
02JUN 2018
Chamonix Transport

Chamonix Transport

Once you ve arrived in Chamonix, how do you get from A to B? You re arrived in Chamonix after flying, driving, catching the train or transfer bus, but how do you find your way around whilst you re here? We ve put together this handy guide on the best way to get around so you can get to all the key places, and help you find your bearings quickly. Bus The various resorts and…

Continue Reading
02JUN 2018
Telegraph ski guide

Telegraph ski guide

Each pair of skis was marked out of 10 for 11 criteria: Edge hold How well the edges hold in the turn, from the beginning to the end. Short turns How well the skis willingly switch from edge to edge and make quick turns down the fall line. Long turns How much the skis hold their course in long, sweeping turns. High speed How well the skis perform at high speeds. Are they stable?…

Continue Reading
23MAY 2018
ESF skiing

ESF skiing

Anything is possible with the ESF Sainte-Foy’s private lessons. We can customize your learning experience with us so that you can reach your goals. Maybe you’re looking for advice on your technique or you’d like to learn how to ski/snowboard more difficult terrain or practice your off-piste skills. Ski touring or arranging a Heli-skiing/snowboarding adventure is also possible…

Continue Reading
13MAY 2018
Alps Resorts

Alps Resorts

\ Taking the Alps as a whole, I think we are about as bad as last year, it\ s just that the emphasis is slightly different, \ said Fraser Wilkin, of snow forecasting site weathertoski.co.uk. \ Last year there was more snow in the Southern Alps but less in the north-western. The other problem this year is that there really is no sign of a proper return to winter anytime soon…

Continue Reading
03MAY 2018
Chamonix Snowboarding

Chamonix Snowboarding

Introduction to Chamonix Chamonix Valley has a well deserved reputation for a mecca for extreme skiing and snowboarding. However, Chamonix is suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced, there is something here to suit all. If you like to cover vast distances on well-groomed runs Chamonix will not suit you but if you want to focus on technique Chamonix has a huge variety…

Continue Reading
23APR 2018
Chamonix Tourist Office

Chamonix Tourist Office

Here, it s worth lingering at every stopping-off point. Five places that are part of the same whole but different, five unmissable destinations and a charming little railway line. Cham is a destination popular the world over. In the streets of this high-mountain town you ll hear languages from every corner of the globe. But the people who come to this summit meeting share…

Continue Reading
13APR 2018
Chamonix ski resorts

Chamonix ski resorts

Who is Chamonix good for? Chamonix Ski Facts Expert Skiers Intermediate Skiers Beginners Snowboarding Snow Apres-Ski Chamonix Ski Area Piste and Lift Stats for Chamonix 12 Black Pistes (34km) 25 Red Pistes (70km) 27 Blue Pistes (46km) 16 Green Pistes (5km) 69 Pistes 152km Downhill Pistes 43km Cross Country Pistes 49 Ski Lifts Ski Pass Mont Blanc Ski Area Piste and Lift Stats…

Continue Reading