The Chamonix stop of the Freeride World Tour – The Nissan Freeride de Chamonix Mont Blanc – is scheduled to start tomorrow and the pros in town reported the Hotel Face was a little more firm than they had hoped. In his blog, Stian Hagen pointed out the new snow should add a nice cushion without creating a prohibitavely (‘zat a word?) high avy danger that might postpone the contest. For a look at the infamous ChamonixInsider Snow Forecast Compendium for the next few days, scroll to the bottom of the page.
For those whose only thought about the contest is the joy in knowing it will keep a handful of people out of their powder stashes for a day, here’s this week’s edition of Seb Montaz’s sublime ChamonixGuiding.com Snow Report.
ChamonixInsider Snow Forecast Compendium