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When Aurélie Dutertre set out for a ski tour last week she thought it would be a pleasant trip to the Belle Etoile summit in the Belledonne range near Grenoble followed by a night in a refuge then hom
Two ski tourers killed on Grand Mulets avalanche
An avalanche triggered by a serac collapse has killed two skiers in the Grands Mulets sector of Mont Blanc. An additional skier was injured by the slide. The avalanche occured around 4h30.
Southern Cross mega resort finally abandoned
Launched back in the 1980s by promoter Pierre Schnebelen. The man behind Tignes.
Three trainee guides killed by avalanche near Tignes
Three trainee guides have been killed by an avalanche on the Pointe de la Golette (3256 m) close to the ski resort of Tignes.
Fatal avalanche on the Dômes de Miage
A large avalanche, visible from the valley, has claimed the lives of six ski tourers and injured another on the glacier d’Armancette in the territory of Contamines-Montjoie in the Mont Blanc range.
Fatal avalanche on the Grand Bec
A group of three skier tourers from Annecy have been caught by a large avalanche on the Grand Bec (3399 meters) in the Champagny-en-Vanoise sector on Saturday afternoon.
Three fatalities in French Alps avalanches
Conditions remain unstable across much of the French Alps with three fatalities this week in separate incidents and avalanches involving skiers and climbers in Ceillac, Serre Chevalier, Val Thorens, C
Ski touring fatality near Mont Thabor
French businessman Guillaume Mulliez has been killed by an avalanche close to Mont Thabor in the Savoie close to the border with the Hautes-Alpes department on Monday 13th March 2023.
Meteo France Avalanche Alert 10/11March 2023
High avalanche risk this weekend on the Northern Alps and the northern Hautes Alpes.
Best snow in France is in Corsica
With more than a meter of snow over the last five days Corsica is getting pounded at the moment.
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