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Hogmanay Touring

Colin, Rob, Kev: Final push to the summit

Location: Col de la Forclaz
Snow: 15-20cm powder, lots wind-affected, some rocks
Weather: Bluebird above the clouds

The final day of the year and my first real ski tour of the winter.  Up to Col de la Forclaz (1527m, the highest col between Chamonix and Martigny, just over the Swiss border) and on to the peak before Pointe Ronde –… [continue reading]

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