Alpine Climbing Conditions

Alpine Climbing Conditions

In season check out the Alpine Guides Blog/Twitter/Facebook pages for alpine climbing conditions postings from guides on the hill.

Alpine Weather Forecasts

Chamonix Weather In English, updated twice per day.
French Weather Meteo France mountain forecasts.
Swiss Weather Meteo Swiss, with rain radars and 6 day forecasting.
Italian weather Italian national forecasts.
Aosta Weather Aosta valley 3 day forecast.
Dolomites Weather 2 day forecast in English.
Austrian Tirol Weather Mountain forecast, in German.
Swiss Rain Radar 24 hour model.
Meteo Blue Excellent weather maps and radars.
Meteoexploration – mountain weather maps and summit forecasts
Synoptic Chart From the UK Met Office.


Alpine Climbing Conditions Info

Chamonix Mountain Conditions – local weekly summary
OHM Routebook – posts for Chamonix and elsewhere
Camp to Camp – French conditions posts + topos/route descriptions – v useful
Gipfelbuch – best Swiss conditions posts, in German
Gulliver – Italian conditions posts
UK Climbing – Alpine Forum


Uplift and Huts

Chamonix Uplift Lift opening status, timetable and prices.
Hellbronner Lift The new Skyway lift, Italian side of the MB massif.
CAF huts. French alpine club huts.
Mt Blanc Range Refuges CAF and private hut listings.
Swiss Huts Full info in English.
Italian Huts Full info in English.
Gite + Hut Search 4000 places around France


Alpine Climbing Webcams

Chamonix Webcams
Zermatt Webcams
Gran Paradiso Webcam – from Chabod Hut
Aosta Valley Webcams
Bernese Oberland Webcam – from Konkordia Hut
Saas Fee Webcams
Ecrins Webcams – La Grave webcams
Dolomites Webcams
Gressoney Webcams – Italian side of Monta Rosa
More Swiss webcams


When it rains…

French Via Ferrata Info
Cuneo Climbing – Southern Italian Alps Info
Aosta Summits


Mont Blanc Massif

Webcam panorama from summit of the Aiguille du Midi

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