Tour du Mont Blanc Snow Walking

Posted on June 26, 2013. Filed under: Tour du Mont Blanc, Travel | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Travel - TMB snow trekking 2

We walked the Tour du Mont Blanc in September so there was less chance of snow on our trek, but we did find it in a few places.  We trudged through some white stuff at the top of the spectacular Tête Nord des Fours (2756m), but only right at the top.

Travel - TMB snow trekking 3

It was strange walking in snow with shorts on!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Travel - TMB snow trekking 1And then there was this short stretch where the trail went right through a big patch of snow.  I think we could only tell it was truly the trail by all the footprints of others before us!

We didn’t have snow on our trip, but there were remnants, and others told us that just the week before our trip there were a few days of snow.  Make sure to be prepared for snow at any time on this trip.  The mountains are beautiful and also unpredictable.

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