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Ski Touring / Mountaineering Reports

Ski touring reports from the European Alps and Eastern Turkey

Ski Mountaineering in Chamonix

A collection of reports and information for both classic and less well know ski tours based in the Chamonix Valley, French Alps

Ski Touring in the Austrian Silvretta

We had affectionately named the area “Softcore Silvretta” before our visit due to the areas reputation for mellow ski touring terrain. Having been there in near perfect conditions it would be better nicknamed “Sensation... more>

Ski touring in “Parc National de la Vanoise”

Whilst it was beginning to feel very summery in the valleys, the high mountains were still plastered in snow. We spent 4 days touring in the Vanoise, a destination that enabled us to stay high and avoid too much walking... more>

Mount Ararat (5137m) & Ski Touring in Eastern Turkey, May 2011

Report from 10 days ski touring and travel in Eastern Turkey, May 2011. The ski touring was on 3 peaks; Mount Artos (3556m); Suphan Dagi (4058m) and Mount Ararat (5137m)