Chamonix France Travel Blogs

Browse 11 travel blogs from Chamonix, France. Read Chamonix travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#1 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Le Brevent, 2525m ~ Looking onto Mont Blanc
posted by:
Aug 25, 2005 – Sep 05, 2005
"Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains; They crowned him long ago on a throne of rocks, in a robe of clouds, with a diadem of …
2,952 words 82 41 122
#2 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Since Im obviously no longer in the U.S. ...
posted by:
Jul 06, 2007 – Jul 24, 2007
So I arrived at my corporate apartment, which I am super grateful for, but it was seriously lacking in some conveniences. First…
8,080 words 84 51 81
#3 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Bumbling in Chamonix
posted by:
Jun 16, 2001
Wednesday afternoon, after looking at the weekend weather forecast, I sent out an email to the Academic Alpine Club of Zurich (…
2,111 words 6 1 5
#4 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
posted by:
Apr 16, 2006 – Aug 01, 2006
We haven't been able to update this blog in a while because we have been trekking through the beautiful Alps. Over the past ten…
12,462 words 130 27 59
This blog was featured on Tuesday November 28th, 2006
#5 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Aiguille Du Midi, 3842m ~ Europes highest cable car
posted by:
Aug 25, 2005 – Sep 05, 2005
The highlight of the whole Chamonix trip in terms of a panoramic view of the Swiss, French and Italian Alps is a trip up to Aig…
2,952 words 82 41 122
#6 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Lognan Refuge ~ A late start and a long walk
posted by:
Aug 25, 2005 – Sep 05, 2005
What a memorable day! We decided to take the bus to the next town, Argentiere (1,252m) and do a trek up the woods to the Argent…
2,952 words 82 41 122
#7 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Fun in Chamonix
posted by:
Mar 22, 2008 – Mar 29, 2008
I could tell a lot about this trip but I'll try to keep it short and simple for you guys :). I hadn't skied for more than 10 y…
462 words 39 9 12
#8 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Lac Blanc, 2352m ~ Hiking the Grand Balcony Trail
posted by:
Aug 25, 2005 – Sep 05, 2005
There are so many excellent hiking trails in the Chamonix area above the tree line. What is even better is the availability of …
2,952 words 82 41 122
#9 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Mer de Glace, 1913m ~ Frances largest glacier
posted by:
Aug 25, 2005 – Sep 05, 2005
The Mer de Glace is the largest glacier in France at 7kms long and 200m deep. This funicular railway climbs from the valley flo…
2,952 words 82 41 122
#10 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Its Snow Time!
posted by:
Dec 23, 2006 – Jan 02, 2007
We were well ahead of schedule when we arrived at the hostel (UCPA), which meant spending an hour or so sitting on the bus wait…
1,606 words 83 0 0
#11 of 11 Chamonix travel blogs
Snow Boxing
posted by:
Dec 23, 2006 – Jan 02, 2007
Another day on the slopes, another day of learning snowboarding and another day of falling off.  We started off practicing…
1,606 words 83 0 0
Sponsored Links
Chamonix
photo by: mountaingirl