Chamonix Mountain Adventures

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9781852846633
 
Handy guidebook to mountain activities based in Chamonix in the French Alps. Selections of graded routes described for walking, trekking, mountaineering, mountain biking, road cycling, via ferratas, rock climbing and bouldering, with clear advice for novices for each activity. Adventures to fill an exciting trip for everyone to the Chamonix area.
Chamonix Mountain Adventures guide from Cirerone Press presenting recreational options in the surrounding part of the French Alps ranging from short walks and cycle rides for the whole family to long mountaineering routes to the summits.

The guide is divided in chapters on walks (classic, family, hut and adventure), alpine mountaineering, mountain biking, road biking, rock climbing and bouldering, plus via ferrata routes. Each recommendation has a detailed description accompanied by an information panel (distance, grade, etc) and, as appropriate, a basic sketch map or a crag diagram. Map recommendations from the publishers list relevant sheets from IGN’s 1:25,000 topographic survey also available from Stanfords’ website.

An introductory section gives general information about the region and tips for visitors; appendices provide a list of useful contacts, a basic phrasebook, information on glacier travel and rescue techniques, etc.
More Information
Weight 0.334000
Author Hilary Sharp
Availability IP
Department France
Format Paperback PVC Cover
ISBN 9781852846633
Pages 288
Published 21/11/2022
Publisher Cicerone Press
Section French Travel Guides
Series Cicerone European Walking & Trekking Guides (Non UK and Ireland)
Size Unfolded 12x17,5cm
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