Caroline, a UIMLA-certified guide, will lead you on this thrilling and challenging 4-day training camp to ensure you are in the best condition, both physically and mentally, to tackle the 90km du Mont Blanc in Chamonix, a spectacular setting to train in.
* Trail run in the shadow of Mont Blanc in the world-famous Chamonix!
* See some of the most spectacular and pretty views in Europe!
* Push yourself to new physical limits on this challenging training camp!
I invite you to join me on this 4-day trail running training camp, where we will push each other to new highs and achieve our goals by running around the beautiful paths and trails in the shadow of the majestic Mont Blanc, where we will train and prepare for the same path as the 90km du Mont Blanc race in the world-famous and internationally-renowned region of Chamonix.
The stunning, tranquil and idyllic area of Chamonix in France has been attracting visitors and outdoor enthusiasts for decades, such is the stature with which its scenery and conditions are held in. Trail running in Summer is a particularly popular pursuit, as the paths and trails available are second to none owing to the superb terrain and abundance of stimulating views.
We meet on the first day at our hotel in Chamonix, and from there we head off to trail run in earnest, as we go about completing the course that runs between Chamonix and Planpraz.
The subsequent three days follow a very similar pattern, as we go from Planpraz to Vallorcine, Vallorcine to The Wood and then finally The Wood back to Chamonix.
This is excellent preparation for the 90km du Mont Blanc, as we will be following the exact path of the race, giving you the best training possible.
Along the way you will be exposed to some of the most pretty and alluring views and scenery in Europe, as the forests, snow-capped mountains (including the towering Mont Blanc) and pristine lakes, combined with the clean, crisp, fresh air makes for a pleasing and intoxicating experience.
We finish the training on day 4 and head back to the hotel where we started, hopefully feeling fitter, happier and more determined to run at greater heights and distances!
Improve your fitness and take in the glory of Chamonix all in 4 days – book now to experience!
I also offer trail running from Chamonix to Zermatt, here!
Alternatively, I offer guided trail running in the Alps, here!
- Accommodation included
- Guiding fee
- Transport during the trip
Price above is to join a group of 5-12 people. The price does not include the guide´s expenses (accommodation, meals, lift tickets, etc). Transportation from Grenoble train station included in the price.
– Meet at hotel – Run between Chamonix and Planpraz
– Run between Planpraz and Vallorcine
– Run between Vallorcine and The Wood
– Run between The Wood and Chamonix – Finish
I hold the State Certificate of Mountain Leader (UIMLA), Athlete of Team Garmin Adventure. I won many trail competitions such as Oxygen Challenge, The Glaciers Tour of Vanoise, Albertville Trail, Drayes Blanches of Vercors, the Frison Roche Beaufort, Run and skate of Chamonix… I have also some racing podiums such as the Saintélyon, the Lyon Urban Trail, the Causses Marathon, the Allobroges. I am an ex-sportswoman of high level in rowing (World Championships, World Cups, France Championships). I have a mastery STAPS (Sport) and BEES First degree in rowing.
I organise and supervise many trail courses in the Alps with a pro team, a friends group with whom we have a mission: Run and enjoy! I invite you to contact me if you want to train and/or discover these incredible massifs.
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Great experience, but definitely favored toward elite runners. One of our guides, JC, was amazing. He cared about every runner. The other guide seemed only to care for the elites (and himself). On top of Col des Montets, I asked if we had time to put on warm layers. The guide said "of course," but then quickly proceeded to run off with the entire group while I stood bare and freezing with my gear unpacked. Total lack of consideration for the well-being of his runners. Otherwise a great tour.
Ha sido una experiencia inolvidable. El lugar es impresionante y el grupo de personas con el que compartí la semana eran majísimas. Los alojamientos y la comida han estado muy bien. La guía Carol excepcional. Muy simpática, atenta y con extensos conocimientos sobre la actividad a realizar y la zona. Totalmente recomendable. En cuanto pueda repetiré.
Great trip. Good balanced program, valuable tips from experienced guide and breathtaking environment.
Well organized tour of the TDS course. Amazing views await even if you’re not planning to run the race
Awesome and very well organised
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