Category: travels – routes

Alpinrunning in Chamonix Valley

Chamonix is one of the places for outdoor sports. Mostly well know for Alpinism, has been developed during the last decade for other sports as trail running, paragliding, mountain bike, slakline, BASE and wing suit jumping… With easy access from airport and routes this valley has been from […]

Light in Nepal

Himalayas is a (the) place that makes dreaming all adventurers. Hight mountains, deep valleys, nature-close cultures, exposition and remoteness from communication are some of the ingridients that excites us to travel there. The stories of Reinold Messner, Chris Bonnington, Doug Scott…or more recently Tomo Cesen, Iñaki Ochoa, Dennis Urubko […]

Tour du Tour

Is Tours in cicling, is tours around mountains and ça tourne in some mountains. So I find the Tour, in Glacier du Tour, Chamonix. Start in Le Tour, up to Aiguille du Genepy (easy scrambling, then some IV climbing, one abseiling on really exposed and loose rock terrain) […]

Loop on Chardonnet

Kilian Jornet and Dakota Jones run up Chardonnet on Alpinerunning style. Start from Montroc, up to Peclerets ridge in between Tour and Argentiere glaciers and Chardonnet via Forbes ridge. Down in North route and other side of the glacier to Montroc. Here the gps track: http://www.movescount.com/moves/move38485808 And a video […]

Couloirs Lyngen

Here some great couloirs in Lyngen Alps: NORTH LYNGEN TROLLVASSTINDEN NW Couloir: 1000m (1440) 40-45° TROLLVASSTINDEN S Couloir 600m (1440) 45-50° really narrow, some parts less than 160cm, with 1 rappel or down climb to enter and another rappel 5m almost at the end.  Stortinden N 500m (1512) […]