Compagnie du Mont Blanc : ski pass for Chamonix ski areas, France. Ski pass, weather, webcam, informations and map for Chamonix Mont-Blanc, Aiguille du Midi, Montenvers Mer de Glace, Brevent Flegere, the Grands Montets, Balme tour Vallorcine and Mont Blanc tramway.
Saturday 8th September 2012: Good morning and here is today’s information for the Chamonix valley.
* Aiguille du Midi – the téléphérique de l’Aiguille du Midi (cable car) is open. The elevator to the summit terrace on Piton Central is open. The Panoramic Mont-Blanc gondola – link between the Aiguille du Midi & Pointe Helbronner in Italy – is now closed for the summer season. For more information about this unique site, click here:
* Montenvers/Mer de Glace – The Montenvers train, the Glaciorium, the Ice Cave, the gondola and the crystal gallery are open. More information here:
* Tramway du Mont-Blanc – the railway is currently open until September 23rd inclusive but terminates at the Mont Lachat station. The Nid d’Aigle is closed for summer 2012 due to maintenance work. For more information about the railway click here: http://www.compagniedumontblanc.co.uk/en/site-overview/tramway-du-mont-blanc
* Grands Montets – the site is open until 9th September inclusive with the téléphérique de Lognan (Lognan cable car) and the téléphérique des Grands Montets (Grands Montets cable car).
* Brévent – the site is open until September 16th inclusive with the télécabine de Planpraz (Planpraz gondola). The téléphérique du Brévent (Brévent cable car) is closed for the summer season.
* Flégère – the site is open until September 16th inclusive with the téléphérique de la Flégère (Flégère cable car) & the télésiège de l’Index (Index chairlift). Note: mountainbikes are not currently allowed on the Index chairlift. The cable car linking the Flégère and Brévent sites is closed.
* Balme/Tour/Vallorcine – the area is open until September 9th inclusive with the télécabine de Charamillon (Charamillon gondola) and the télésiège des Autannes (Autannes chairlift). The green MTB piste (les Marmottes) is open, so is the blue MTB piste. The télécabine de Vallorcine (Vallorcine gondola) is now closed for the summer season.
* les Houches – the site is open until September 23rd inclusive with the téléphérique de Bellevue (Bellevue cable car). The télécabine du Prarion (Prarion gondola) is closed for the summer season.
Today’s weather forecast is here (and it looks good!):
Have a good day!!