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Marathon du Mont Blanc 2017

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Now in its 39th year, the Marathon du Mont Blanc is once again returning to Chamonix. The Marathon started out as a challenging, single day 23km race. Today, the marathon has expanded into a 3 day event with a variety of 8 races: Mont-Blanc 80km, 23km,10km, the Vertical km, Mini-Cross and introducing two new races […] Read more

June Events

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Summer in Chamonix is heating up, with the weather being perfect for mountain biking, hiking, climbing or even just a spot of sunbathing. Here are some events this month definitely worth checking out! Chambre Neuf will be having a BBQ on their outside terrace every Saturday from 12:00-16:00. You can eat great food and relax […] Read more

Joyeuses Pâques!

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JOYEUSES PACQUES! If you are in and around Chamonix, you may have noticed the local chocolatiers display cases filling up with chocolate eggs, rabbits and everything connected to the Easter holiday. Easter is celebrated throughout France, and if you are in town you can check out some of the offerings the best pastry chefs in the […] Read more

17th March, Cham goes green!

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No, Chamonix isn’t turning into the hulk, nor getting less polluted, but we are celebrating St Patrick’s Day! This brilliant Irish holiday on the 17th of March isn’t a huge event throughout France but you are sure to find people (with Irish lineage or without) celebrating in all major cities and resorts. Chamonix has the […] Read more

March events in Chamonix

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February gave us some great days with the remainder of the last dump of snow and weeks of fantastic sunny weather. Now we head into March with some much needed snow already falling and more forecasted this week. Here are some upcoming events to enjoy in Chamonix this month: La Yaute Cafe Argentiere is hosting it’s […] Read more

5 indoor activities in Chamonix

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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!

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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