A Family Holiday to Remember: Overnight Trek in the French Alps
A trip to the mountains is always a good idea, especially for a family-friendly holiday. Here's the story of a family of 5 (including three little kids), who spent a wonderful 2-day hike with an overnight at a mountain hut in the Haute Tarentaise valley, guided by mountain leader Aurélie.
5 Tips to Stay Safe in the Mountains
Heading out for a trip to the mountains is inherently risky. Both the terrain and climatic conditions can change quickly. However, following the appropriate mountain safety tips and protocols is the best way to prepare yourself to mitigate that risk and enjoy an unforgettable adventure.
Am I Ready to Ski the Backcountry? Transitioning from On Piste to Off Piste Skiing
If you've advanced to black diamond on-piste skiing and are starting to get a bit bored with the resorts, then maybe it's time to look into off-piste skiing. Boasting varied terrains, incredible views and unspoiled powder, there are a lot of reasons to try out the sport.
Glacier Hiking on La Mer de Glace, an Amazing High-Mountain Experience in Chamonix
Lying on the northern slopes of the Mont Blanc Massif, the imposing Mer de Glace (which means ‘Sea of Ice’) is one of the first-class attractions for those visiting the Chamonix Valley. The longest and largest glacier in France ―ranking second in the list of the largest glaciers in the Alps, behind the Aletsch