Sunday, July 12, 2009
The town in the north West of the Alps, Chamonix, Mont Blank is famous as a skiing resort. Most blanc became famous in 1924 with the organization of the First winter Olympics Games. the chamonix Mont Blanc ski region covers 4 major ski resorts; Brevent/Flegere, Grands Montets Domaine du balme and Les Houches.
In 20 minutes , two cable cars will take you from the valley fllor in Chamonix up to the arrival satin perched on a rocky spur at an altitude of 3842 m, in the heart of some of the highest peaks in Europe.
Fancy a bit of skiing, snowboardng, telemarking, cross-country skiing, ski-touring, mountaineering, ice climbing or snowhoeing.
Or if you prefer something a little more sedate then just enjoy the beautiful scenery and fresh Alpine air.
Chamonix, the cradle of alpines. remains the meting of nature and mountain lovers
Posted by typersportal at 7:02 PM