Complete Tour du Mont Blanc Huts

The Complete Tour du Mont Blanc includes every stage of the Tour du Mont Blanc. It begins with a steep climb from Les Houches, which immediately immerses you in the glaciers and rugged spires of Mont Blanc. You then follow the trail over Col de la Croix du Bonhomme and Col de la Seigne where you pass into Italy. The Col Chécrouit is the next highlight of the tour as continue through Italy via Cournayeur and Refugio Bonatti.
Öffentliche Liste
Profilbild von Sarah Stone
Eine Liste von
Sarah Stone
aktualisiert am: 13.02.2020
Verantwortlich für diesen Inhalt
Macs Adventure Verifizierter Partner  Explorers Choice 

Darstellung
Top mittel
11,3 km
4:45 h
680 hm
1.315 hm

Your epic Tour du Mont Blanc adventure is finally underway! This is the high route option which goes to Les Contamines via Chalets de Miage, ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Top mittel
11,6 km
3:56 h
288 hm
1.038 hm

Your epic Tour du Mont Blanc adventure is finally underway! Follow the traditional TMB trail along this lower route, which takes you to Les ...

6
von Neil Lapping,   Macs Adventure
Top schwer
20,7 km
7:00 h
1.615 hm
911 hm

This path is the high route alternative between Les Contamines and Refuge des Mottets crossing over three cols, each slightly higher than the one ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Top schwer
18,7 km
6:59 h
1.395 hm
993 hm

A gentle start from Les Contamines to the chapel at Notre Dame de la Gorge, where the path turns upwards and climbs to the  Col du Bonhomme  before ...

3
von Sarah Smith,   Macs Adventure
Top mittel
14,2 km
5:00 h
646 hm
850 hm

Just across the Col de la Seigne lies Italy. Today is an easy day compared to the last two; a short climb to the Col is followed by a gentle ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Top schwer
23,6 km
8:33 h
1.169 hm
1.808 hm

The Col de la Seigne (2516m) lies a steep 750m above the Refuge des Mottets and is where you leave France for Italy. Just wait until you see the view!

2
von Sarah Stone,   Macs Adventure
Wanderung · Mont Blanc und La Thuile
La Visaille to Courmayeur via Col Chécrouit
Top schwer
15,4 km
5:30 h
830 hm
1.274 hm

After a bus drops you back to the trail there’s a little backtracking on yesterday’s route before you begin breaking a fresh and increasingly ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Wanderung · Mont Blanc und La Thuile
Courmayeur to Rifugio Bonatti
Top mittel
11,8 km
4:15 h
1.058 hm
260 hm

After a climb out of Courmayeur the path remains flat, walking high on the slopes of Val Ferret with a dramatic panorama of ice and rock on your left.

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Wanderung · Mont Blanc und La Thuile
Rifugio Bonatti to La Fouly
Top schwer
19,5 km
6:30 h
927 hm
1.354 hm

After climbing Grand Col Ferret wave goodbye to Italy and the dramatic eastern slopes of the Mont Blanc massif and descend into the green pastures ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Wanderung · Orsières
La Fouly to Champex
Top mittel
14,9 km
4:45 h
499 hm
632 hm

Pine forests, alpine meadows and charming Swiss villages are all in abundance today on this, the easiest day of the trip, as you hug the river ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Top schwer
14,9 km
6:45 h
1.199 hm
1.388 hm

This is the physically demanding but spectacular high route option from Champex to Trient , crossing over the Fenêtre d’Arpette (2,665 metres), ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Top mittel
17,5 km
5:42 h
768 hm
946 hm

This is the easier of the two options from Champex to Trient with a moderate climb to Alp Bovine via Col de la Forclaz and onto Trient.

2
von Sarah Smith,   Macs Adventure
Top schwer
13,5 km
5:30 h
1.117 hm
977 hm

A final col-top border crossing brings you back into France with majestic views along the entire western sweep of the Mont Blanc massif, dropping ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Top mittel
12 km
4:42 h
1.000 hm
858 hm

This alternative route goes to the French border at Col de Balme, before descending to the valley floor and the village of Le Tour where it ...

2
von Angus Smith,   Macs Adventure
Top schwer
14 km
7:00 h
1.391 hm
802 hm

The penultimate day and the Tour du Mont Blanc is determined to leave you with a lasting memory! Today’s views are enchanting as you climb from ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure