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Vallee Blanche

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Address: Chamonix, France
Phone Number: 33-4-50-53-23-33
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Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Description: A beautiful ski area in the Chamonix Valley.

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Adventurer playground!

Just take cable car up to Aiguille de Midi and gears up - crampons, harness, rope, ice axes, and backpacks on. This is the glacier where you can do lots of many extreme sports... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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Khon Kaen, Thailand
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Khon Kaen, Thailand
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Just take cable car up to Aiguille de Midi and gears up - crampons, harness, rope, ice axes, and backpacks on. This is the glacier where you can do lots of many extreme sports - skis, mountaineer, and rock climbing. On the bright day, the view is just like heaven. It's truly beautiful.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

People here goes up to Aiguille du Midi then descend this Valley skiing. A little daredevil for me but according to them is a must for skiers.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Did a day trip skiing from Italy several years ago. The descent from the Aiguille du Midi is less scary from there but we had to jump down several feet from a ladder! You have to book to go with a guide and take a packed lunch. No one told us the guide expects to share it. You must follow... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Never in my life have I had a day like I had when I skied La Vallee Blanche. It was an exhilarating hike at the top, tied to my group and working as a team- followed by some of the most gorgeous skiing terrain. Our fantastic and adorable guide made sure we steered clear of all possible glacier cracks, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Out standing when with a guide called Fred from evo 2 spent all day with him the down side is the four hundred steps at the finish but he said they are putting a lift there

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I was bit nervous about hiking down the ice path but it went easier than I thought. I loved the tour and it was my first real off piste experience. Every skier is dreaming about fresh snow and making your "mark"on the snow, well here it's possible. I am happy we did it!! It was a tough run and it... More 

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CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

this is a blast and you don't have to be technically great. your guide can get you down easily as an intermediate. don't worry about the ridge climb down. its easier than it looks. lots of great terrain. ski inside and outside of crevasses. find fresh tracks when you can't imagine there being any because so many people ski this.... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We waited 5 days to do this famous ski excursion over 23 kms of spectacular glacier and mountain skiing. This is for experienced skiers able to ski on any type of snow conditions. It is quite the most remarkable experience which should be on every experienced skier's "bucket list".

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Went with a guide which makes all the difference. The hike down from the tram is intimidating but having watched it on YouTube I knew what to expect. We had new snow so the glacier skiing was superb but be aware of the rocky bottom of the run off the glacier and the hike out. Might be better to ask... More 

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Aspley Guise, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We come back every few years and Each time it has been different. Definitely getting more crowded but with a guide you will find some unpopulated parts. The arête at the start is safe (particularly if roped to a guide) but scary scary ( particularly the year when the "safety" handrail rope was below knee level ) . My advice... More 

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Address: Address: Chamonix, France
Phone Number: 33-4-50-53-23-33
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix

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