Climb the classic peaks that guard Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, featuring prominent summits, snow-drenched slopes and premier panoramic views of the French mountainside. Whether you’re a beginner, an average climber, or had Mont Blanc on your dream list for years, Chamonix accommodates everyone. Visit between the months of June and September for ideal mountain climbing conditions.
The commune of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, commonly referred to simply as Chamonix, is located in the department of Haute-Savoie in the southeast of France. Resting to the north of Mont Blanc, as well as the mountain massif of Aiguilles Rouges, the commune is perfectly suited as a springboard into some of the most iconic mountains of France, as well as the Alps.
The region has a humid continental climate, with the summers receiving mild temperatures.
Visit between the months of June and September for ideal mountain climbing conditions.
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