Pre-registration highly recommended for all activities via email@example.com. Places are limited and COVID restrictions might prevent on-site registration
MONT BLANC, FRENCH ALPS
Having a disability shouldn’t stop you experiencing the adventure and exhilaration of hiking in the mountains. Our expeditions aim to find safe paths for wheelchair users in the Pays du Mont Blanc region.
About The Expeditions
The route might change – it is an exploration and so likely to change to find favorable terrain. The aspirational route is overlayed in the image above.
- Itinerary -
Day 1 (26th Jul): Les Houches to La Villette (via Col de Voza 1657m). 11km +600m -600m.
Day 2 (27th Jul): La Villette to La Balme. 14km +750m.
Day 3 (28th Jul): La Balme to Chalets de la Raja (via Col de Bonhomme 2329m and Col de la Croix de Bonhomme 2433m). 9km +700m -630m.
Day 4 (29th Jul): Chalets de la Raja to Refuge des Mottets. 8km +300m -400m.
Day 5 (30th Jul): Refuge des Mottets to Chalet du Miage (via Col de la Seigne 2516m). 15km +650m -260m.
Day 6 (31th Jul): Chalet du Miage to Courmayeur (via Col Checrouit 1956m). 15km +460m -1000m.
Day 7 (1st Aug): Courmayeur to Refuge Elena. 16km +830m.
Day 8 (2nd Aug): Refuge Elena to Ferret (via Grand Col Ferret 2537m). 10km +500m -850m.
Day 9 (3rd Aug): Ferret to Issert. 13km -700m.
Day 10 (4th Aug): Issert to Plan d’Au. 10km +550m -200m.
Day 11 (5th Aug): Plan d’Au to Col de La Forclaz (via Bovine 1982m). 10km +600m -400m.
Day 12 (6th Aug): Col de La Forclaz to Argentiere (via Col des Posettes 1997m). 16km +840m -820m.
Day 13 (7th Aug): Argentiere to Chamonix (via La Flegere 1856m). 17km +800m -950m.
Day 14 (8th Aug): Chamonix to Les Houches (via Chalets de Chailloux 1923m) 17km +/- 900m.
We are now taking bookings and would love to see you...
- Frequently Asked Questions -
If the COVID restrictions do not allow a public gathering at Lake Chavants then time-slots will be allocated for each sport via electronic registration, such that individual activities can take place.
Cafe and mobile restaurant available throughout the weekend. Toilets and parking on site.