About Chamonix

Chamonix mountain safety and useful links

 | Chamonix
We have been blessed the last couple of week in Chamonix with brilliant sun, clear blue skies and days growing longer. Our local mountains have a reputation for offering some of the best skiing and mountaineering routes in Europe; Chamonix is also a fantastic destination with plenty of other amazing winter activities to enjoy. For example: […] Read more

Classic Ski Movies III

 | Chamonix
We have had a fantastic start to the season in Chamonix! The resort is now buzzing with seasonaires and tourists descending onto the slopes and into the bars. What better way is there to spend the evening after a long day in the mountains, than watching some classic ski and snowboard films? Here are some […] Read more

January events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
Here are some of the events taking place this month in the Chamonix Valley! Throughout the season there will be Avalanche workshops available. You can register from today to sign up at the Office de Haute Montange (190 Place de l’Église, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc) or call 04 50 53 22 08: Saturday 18 January between 9h30 […] Read more

Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année

 | Chamonix, Insted
The Insted team would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! It’s that time now, when we are all ready for Christmas and making final plans for New Year celebrations. We are sure you are all busy visiting family and friends; watching Christmas movies and racing for those last minute gifts! […] Read more

Shop with Insted’s partner CHAM BIO

 | Chamonix, Insted
If you are looking for healthy organic produce and treats, then look no further than the CHAM BIO shop in Chamonix Sud (7 Place Edmond Desailloud, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc). Their shop has an excellent selection of fresh and dry produce (vegetables, nuts and oats) and freshly baked goods such as bread and biscuits. On top of […] Read more

Ski Insurance in Chamonix Mont-Blanc

 | Chamonix, Formation professionnelle, Insted, Overland Summers, Study languages
Mountain sports are what Chamonix is all about and it is very important to have adequate insurance if you are coming here for a short stay or the whole season. When analysing which winter insurance coverage to choose, you should consider the following: Medical and personal liabilities. Cancellation or inability to make use of pre-paid […] Read more

Job opportunity with Insted’s partner Norrona store in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
Insted is excited to share with you that our partner Norrona is looking for a Sales Assistant in their Chamonix store! If you love the brand like we do, then head over to their store located on 8 Avenue Ravanel le Rouge, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. Here are the job details and requirements: Norrona Store Sales Assistant […] Read more