Tour du Mont Blanc: A circular Alpine trek

 

About a third of the way down, a view of the valley peeks through.

We will be walking the 110 miles of the Tour du Mont Blanc over the next two weeks, with a couple of breaks. The trek circles Europe's highest peak, which is really a mountain range of Alpine peaks, above 15,000 feet.

We are starting in France and will go counter clockwise through Italy and Switzerland, finishing where we started in Chamonix, France. There will be about 68,000 feet of elevation change. It is Europe's most popular long-distance trek.

The clouds have parted a couple times to give us a look at the spectacular mountains that rise above the charming towns below. We are looking forward to the views as the weather brightens over the next few days!

 

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2 thoughts on “Tour du Mont Blanc: A circular Alpine trek

  1. Ellen

    You are amazing. I am envious, yet this is not in my vocabulary. Safe treking friends. The pics and descriptions are flawless. Thank you 😎🍷

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  2. Reg and Sue

    Thank you, Ellen! We feel your support from afar. We are off for Day Two!

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