Links, Partners & Friends

Links to useful sites, friends & partners that might interest you.

General information about Chamonix

Chamonix.com… official website of the tourism office.
ChamoNet.com… general info about Chamonix.
Chamonix.net… shops, activities, transport etc.
Compagnie du Mont Blanc… all info about the lift system, opening times and prices.

About skiing, climbing and mountaineering

Phil Ingle… very interesting photo gallery
Fredrik Ericsson… ski mountaineering & expedition reports
Ohm-Chamonix… infos about conditions, website of the Office the Haute Montagne
UIAGM… international association of mountain guides
Bergfuehrer.at… Austrian mountain guide association
SBO… Swedish mountain guide association
SNGM… French mountain guide association

IRAN Mountain Zone… Directory of Irans mountains and mountaineering.
Mount Everest The British Story… For all information concerning the British on Mount Everest.
Ice Climbing Cogne… Current conditions of the ice falls in Cogne, testimonials and news.

Equipment

Norrona… top quality clothing for skiing and climbing, thought trough to the very last detail, cloth are simple and perform.
Faction Skis…your modern freeride and freestyle skis, Verbier, Switzerland.
FischerSkis… great skis made in Austria , they float well and are stable even when skiing with high speed.
Kask of Sweden… Beanies, hats, goggles and clothing for ski and snowboard. Made by Swedish free skiers Kaj Zackrisson and Sverre Liliequist.
Sweet … taking the most advanced materials and moulding processes available you get a high tech product that looks and feels different to all other helmets.
Slakkline.no… ever tried to walk on a slack line?

Accommodation in Chamonix

Chamonix Apartments … rental apartments in Chamonix centre and Argentiere. Seasonal to daily rental periods, various price classes.
Nomadic Ski … friendly luxury catered chalet accommodation in the centre of Chamonix
Marmotte Mountain… luxury chamonix chalet accomodation
Ski Bonjour… Ski chalets in Tignes and Val d’Isere, France.
MyFrenchChalet… for Chamonix, Les Arcs and Les Carroz accomodation, apartments and chalets.
Snotels… Great choice of alpine ski hotels in all major resorts. Find and book a great alpine hotel. Flexible stay in exclusive member hotels.

Transfer from Geneva

Mountain Drop-offs… The Chamonix Valley Transfer Specialists, shared and private transfers.
Chamonixfirst… Private and shared airport transfer all year round.
Alpybus… cheap and reliable, shared airport transfers.
Chamonix Cabs… 4×4 Airport Transfers. Competitive price, safe and comfortable.
To Chamonix by Train… from the UK, France and Switzerland.

Photographers

Johan Wildhagen…Coup Agency, Norway.
Bjarne Sahlen…at Endlessflow Films.
Fredrik Schenholm… adventure photographer.

Insurances

Cheap Worldwide Travel Insurance… Travel insurance & hire car breakdown cover from Worldwide Insure. Single trip, annual multi trip and long stay policies available.

Travel Sites and Holiday Operators

Chatel Ski Chalets… Absolute Alps offer superb quality catered ski chalets in the Portes du Soleil ski area.
Sno Holidays… Accommodation and travel deals, and all info you need about the Chamonix resort.
Eurostar and beyond… Book European train tickets to over 200 destinations with Rail Europe.
Group ski holidays… Eclipse Ski specialise in group ski holidays and family ski holidays, they have package deals in all major resorts around the world.
Flight Network… cheap flights from the U.S. and Canada.
iGuide Travel… travel site which combines much of the best travel information from across the web with a full-screen interactive map.
Whitewater Ski Resort… get the seasons passes and plan your skiing vacation to one of the top winter ski resorts in Canada.