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Tour du Mont Blanc Packing List

TMB Packing List In this guide, we’ll talk you through our Tour du Mont Blanc packing list. We’ll look at how necessary each item is, and we’ll give tips on how to pack your bag and make it lighter. All the information in this post comes from our local guides, who have hiked the Tour...

What is a mountain refuge?

What is a mountain refuge? A mountain refuge makes high-altitude, mountain activities possible. They offer over-night accommodation, and are essential to activities such as hut-to-hut hiking and snowshoeing. They’re also used by mountaineers and skiers, as a way to access the high mountains (e.g. most people who climb Mont Blanc stay in a refuge). Mountain...

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