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5 indoor activities in Chamonix

Lovely spring conditions are still here in Chamonix, but thankfully the snow will return soon. While we patiently wait for the beautiful white stuff to settle, we will be looking for ways to pass the time! Luckily there are plenty of indoor activities to keep us entertained in the valley. Here we’ve narrowed down the ‘alternative […] Read more

No, he is not sitting down, Simon Nilsson ir ripping it in Chamonix

5 alternative outdoor activities in Chamonix!

We have been blessed these last few days in Chamonix with lovely spring conditions! The sun is shining, we have clear blue skies and the days are getting longer.  Our local mountains have a reputation for offering some of the best skiing and mountaineering routes in Europe, but Chamonix is also a fantastic destination for […] Read more

Valentine’s Day – Some useful vocabulary!

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    St. Valentine’s Day was created to celebrate all things love related. Whether you are spending today with that special someone and having a romantic dinner for two, or you’re (happily) alone and heading to a local singles night! In Chamonix we have many restaurants to choose from should you wish to spoil your loved […] Read more

Classic Ski Movies

We have had a fantastic start to February with some much needed snow arriving! Now the resort is buzzing with seasonnaires and tourists alike, descending onto the slopes and into the bars. If you’re looking to immerse yourself in a bit of French culture, what better way is there to spend the evening after a […] Read more

February Events

  Here are some of the events taking place this month in the Chamonix Valley! Nixon Apres-Ski Sessions with DJ Nixon at the Office Bar in Argentiere. Every Wednesday from 4-7pm come and chill-out with beer and great tunes. Torchlight Parade with the Vallorcine ESF instructors. Held on La Poya pistes Vallorcine Mont-Blanc every Thursday at […] Read more

Swatch Freeride World Tour Chamonix Mont-Blanc 2017

Welcome Journal – Chamonix-Mont-Blanc FWT17… par FreerideWorldTourTV Last weekend the Freeride World tour was set to open its competitions in Chamonix Mont-Blanc. Unfortunately the event has now been rescheduled to take place in Vallnord-Arcalis, Andorra. This decision was made following an assessment of the conditions by local guides and the event organisers. It was agreed that […] Read more


Chamonix Useful links

Chamonix is not the most high-tech town in the world but there are a few useful sites to visit and the Chamonix App is great! In the last few years, like with many places, the Chamonix online community has boomed. Today we have running clubs, jobs info, mums n tots clubs, mailing lists and Facebook […] Read more