The African and Eurasian tectonic plates collided millions of years ago, forcing the earth above them to rocket towards the heavens creating one of the world’s most beautiful, jagged landscapes.
Mont Blanc is the jewel in the mountainous crown of the French Alps, but there is more to this region than the snow covered peaks and thrilling winter sports that come along with it.
Husky sledding, winemaking and strolling through glaciers give a very different pacing and overall feel to the vivid villages and cerulean skies above.
One of the most famous journeys in the Skiing world.
An 18km journey with almost 3000m of descent through impeccable alpine slopes. For thousands of ski enthusiasts, this is the core reason behind planning a trip to the region and there are few journeys that encapsulate the splendour of nature around it quite like the coiling white powder of the Vallee Blanche run.
It’s recommended to take out winter sport specific insurance seeing as most regular insurance won’t cover it.
None! You can take your first lessons here with world class coaching, or if you’re experienced hit the snow running!
June to September is great for a range of activities and not too cold.
Number one on so many peoples bucket lists, the northern Lights are a natural spectacular producing some of the most mesmerising views of the world.
Something that not many people say they have done, you can walk on a Glacier in some of the most spectacular places in the world.
Whether for a personal challenge, or for charity, climbing a mountain is an achievement everybody can be proud of.