You've heard in the news recently that the Planpincieux Glacier (one of the 70 glaciers of the Mont Blanc range) will collapse. It may happen, but you don't have to worry as there is no danger if you come and hike the Tour du Mont Blanc TMB
The Planpincieux Glacier is located on the southern side of the Mont Blanc range, in Italy, on the south face of the Grandes Jorasses. It sets above the hamlet of Planpincieux in the Val d’Aosta region.
Chamonix Mountain Guide is proud to announced a partnership with ISTA (International Snow Training Academy) to provided Avalanche Training Courses in Chamonix for the coming winter.
- Discovery: 1 day training, an introduction to avalanche ISTA program
- ST1: 2 days training session for a more complete tour about the basic risk prevention skills
ISTA is an international program. each participant will receive a "Training Kit" with :
- The course book
- A case to protect and carry your course material