a hut-to-hut journey through the heart of one of France's finest mountain
regions, the 'Tour of the Vanoise' makes a perfect introduction to Alpine
trekking. This work offers a circuit that explores the very best of the Vanoise
National Park - a wonderland of 3000m peaks, glaciers, lakes, waterfalls and
meadows full of flowers - giving plenty of opportunities to study marmot,
chamois and ibex along the way. As the 150km route takes 11-12 days to walk, it
fits comfortably within a fortnight's holiday, and numerous strategically-placed
huts enable trekkers to travel light and stay in simple comfort at the end of
About the Author
A lifelong passion for the countryside in general, and mountains in particular,
drives Kev's desire to share his sense of wonder and delight in the natural
world through his writing, guiding, photography and lecturing. Spending several
months each year among various high mountain regions researching guidebooks. A
frequent contributor to outdoor magazines, he also writes and illustrates
brochures for national tourist authorities and travel companies.
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Tour of the Vanoise (Cicerone Guide)