Setting Off

Leaving home with our luggage, bound for Les Houches

The day after arriving in Les Houches, we waited at the bus stop for a bus to Chamonix

The cable car ride up to the Aiguille du Midi from Chamonix was fantastic

Martin at the Aiguille du Midi

Carol and John at the Aiguile du Midi

Looking down on the last camp before the summit of Mount Blanc

Mount Blanc itself, in all it's splendor

Breath taking view; looking down the glacier onto Chamonix

Carol and John at the Aiguille du Midi

Amazing mountain range; the knife edge ridges were stunning

A short detour from the middle cable car station took us to the glacier

Relaxing at the end of the day at Hotel Slalom

Stage 1 | Les Houches - Les Contamines