Incident Report (171)
Adèle Milloz killed on Mont Blanc
Adèle Milloz, star of French ski mountaineering and her client have been found dead on the normal route of the Aiguille du Peigne in the Mont Blanc range near Chamonix.
Two killed by an avalanche on survival course
Two women have been killed by an avalanche on Saturday evening close to the Cosmiques refuge situated close to the Aiguillle de Midi on Mont Blanc.
Two ski tourers killed by Ecrins avalanche
Two ski tourers have been killed by an avalanche while climbing the North-East couloir of the pointe Maximin (3303 meters) located in the commune of St Christophe en Oisans.
Ice climber killed by avalanche at Gavarnie
A climber has been killed after being hit by an avalanche in the north facing Cirque de Gavarnie in the Hautes-Pyrénées, a popular ice climbing spot.
Fatal avalanche at la Rosière
A French season worker aged in his twenties has been killed by an avalanche in the ski resort of la Rosière in the Savoie department near the col des Embrasures (2303m).
Two off piste skiers killed by avalanche at St Colomban des Villards
Two off piste skiers (1 snowboarder) have been killed by an avalanche around 13h00 today in the ski resort of St Colomban des Villards.
Rescue services slam dangerous skiers for series of accidents
French mountain rescue services have called for prudence after the fourth ski death in a fortnight.
First French avalanche death of the season
A ski tourer has been killed by an avalanche around 13h today in the Chablais, the first avalanche fatality this season.
Two avalanche incidents in the Southern French Alps
An avalanche in the Foux d'Allos area caught a 44 year old man and his 17 year old daughter around 15h00 today. They were skiing off piste.
Critical avalanche situation in the Pyrenees and Haute-Savoie
The snowy start to December continued over the weekend with up to a meter of new snow in the central and western Pyrenees and fresh snow in the Alps.
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