Tramway du Mont-Blanc

The Tramway du Mont-Blanc starts outside the Chamonix valley at St. Gervais-Le-Fayet and climbs 1792 m to the Nid d’Aigle.


Views from around the Nid d’Aigle (L) of the terminus of the Bionnassay glacier and (R) towards Bellevue and Le Prarion.


Views from the Prarion (L) towards the Bellevue stop, with the Nid d’Aigle in the far distance and (R) up the Chamonix valley.

Grands Montets


Views of the Argentière glacier from the Grands Montets cable car station (3275 m).


Using the camera as a telescope from Grands Montets (L) down the Chamonix valley towards the Aiguille du Midi and (R) across the other side of the valley to the Lac Blanc.


(L) Self explanatory sign! (R) A well loaded tarte aux myrtilles at the Lognan intermediate station (1972 m).

View across the valley to the Aiguilles Rouges at the start of a walk from Lognan down into Chamonix.

Chamonix revisited II