Friday, 29th January 2016 by Pete
Of course with the mad-for-it speed machines Dave and Jon in the team "take it easy" didn't really work out...
Saturday, 2nd January 2016 by Pete
The snow conditions were looking very poor in Chamonix with the endless sunshine in the Alps. The Atlantic frontal systems that should have been delivering frequent snow storms were being concentrated in to torrential rain over the north west of England. However, it still seemed like a better option than watching that endless rain in […]
Saturday, 7th November 2015 by Pete
Time to Work Last week Ian and I went to the French Alps to get a load of apartment maintenance work done. The lounge area got a complete floor-to-ceiling paint job (there was a nasty crack in the ceiling to repair too), and Ian’s kitchen area got a new worktop… Here’s a shot of the […]
Monday, 29th June 2015 by Pete
Recently we enjoyed a super sunny long weekend in Chamonix with Dave and Kasia…
Tuesday, 17th February 2015 by Pete
Who said you can’t get cheap flights anymore? We just grabbed great value flights to Geneva for a four day ski trip to Chamonix, despite it being half-term. OK, so the times were very unsociable (7AM leaving Liverpool and 11PM returning) but that just meant we could also ski on our flight days! After our […]
Friday, 24th October 2014 by Pete
Keith had invited a small gang to the Languedoc region of southern France to sample some of his favourite local sport climbing …
Thursday, 18th September 2014 by Pete
Ian is too busy to write up our little adventure in Passy, just down the valley from Chamonix, so I thought I would post a few photos to remember a fun day out.
Wednesday, 3rd September 2014 by Laetitia
Note to self: If you go up a mountain after too much time spent in the office and too little time spent acclimatising, it’s going to hurt – everywhere!