Ski Touring in the Bernese Oberland

Better late than never, and hopefully the blog will go some way to explain the lack of blogging as of late!  A couple of days after my last (at least I thought it would be) day of winter work back in April, Hannah and I were out in Châtel, in the French Alps, and caught up with our fr
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Successful trip to the Alps

From one of Europe’s major mountain ranges to another, Hannah & I have just returned back to the Pyrenees, after a short yet successful (and at times frustrating) trip to the Alps.  It’s been no secret that the Alps have been experiencing one of the worst summers, weather-wise, fo
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>Three weeks in the Ecrins Massif, French Alps

>Following a day’s guiding Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis with Edita and Boris, from Croatia, Scott and I made the long journey from Fort William to Ailefroide, on east side of the Ecrins National Park.  The village of Ailefroide sits at 1515m, and is surrounded on all sides by t
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