Chamonix Return

Chamonix

A series of walking trails makes it possible to ski from the tunnel du Mont Blanc back to chamonix if there is enough snow.

Freeride Skiing Moderate

Distance
2.5 km
Ascent
26 m
Descent
258 m
Low Point
1 km
High Point
1.3 km
Gradient
27˚
Chamonix Return Map

From the exit point of the Bossons Glacier walk across the road and put your skis on at the little green bridge. Ski this first slope and link trails and walking paths until you arrive back at the roundabout just before the town of Chamonix. This route can often times be very rocky and unpleasant and require a lot of walking. You find yourself skiing on the side ot the Mont Blanc Tunnel road at one point

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April

Features

  • Trees
  • Walk Required

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