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Trail running

In Chamonix, trail running takes on an epic dimension! Explore a unique playground in the Alps, featuring picturesque landscapes and breathtaking panoramas.


The Mont Blanc Massif, with its glaciers and high altitude peaks, makes Chamonix Mont Blanc a special place for trail running. Trail running events like the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc have become iconic running races, attracting trail runners from all over the world. For those with a passion for running, the Chamonix Valley provides an exceptional backdrop for trail runs. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced trail runner, the alpine setting offers everything from leisurely trail runs in charming villages to off-road runs in the high alps. The terrain varies from steep singletrack to panoramic trail accessible by cable cars and lifts.

At the foothills of the Alps, you can conquer trails with steep ascents and swift descents, accumulating significant elevation gain and pushing your endurance to the limits. With the guidance of a mountain guide, you can benefit from tailored workouts and training plans, which are a real lifeline for trail runners. Whether you are preparing for an ultra marathon, an ultrarunning race or your very first trail run, the Chamonix back country trails in the French Alps are a milestone for you. Surrounded by high peaks soaring above 4,000 meters, set off a winner mind set and cross the finish line of your upcoming running race.

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Discover the most beautiful locations in the Mont Blanc massif during a day of trail running with a mountain specialist
 

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Discover the mountain at night, with a headlamp, while enjoying a magnificent sunset facing Mont Blanc
 

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2 days of mountain immersion with the goal of getting your body used to the specific effort of ascents and descents

Price from: 190€
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Run on the famous running trails & single-tracks of the valley and get ready for your next trail races

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The iconic hiking itinerary covers 160 kilometers with a total elevation gain of 10,000 meters

Price from: 960€
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