Ski touring and the Vallee Noir

Ice cave Vallee Blanche

Sunshine has featured quite heavily recently. Today was no exception.  Three of us set off from the Aiguille du Midi to ski tour over to Helbronner and have a coffee in the restaurant at the top of the Skyway.  It is an amazing lift station and gives magnificent views of … Read on…

Splitboarder telemarker and alpine ski touring

Group photo in front of the Dent du Geant

The forecast was for sun with cloud coming in through the afternoon.  There had been a few spots of rain in Chamonix overnight so potential to find some fresh snow high up in the mountains.  Hilary had rented a splitboard from Zero G so we headed up the Aig du … Read on…