TMB Day 10

Day 10 Trient to Chamonix via the Col de Balme
Day 10 - Trient to Chamonix via the Col de Balme
We met members of ADIRONDACK MOUNTAIN CLUB many times along the route. Shelley and Jack Finnigan on the right were the group leaders
We met members of ADIRONDACK MOUNTAIN CLUB many times along the route. Shelley and Jack Finnigan on the right were the group leaders
Trient church
Trient church
Leaving Trient towards the start of the ascent to Col de Balme
Leaving Trient towards the start of the ascent to Col de Balme
Every breath is a little cloud
Every breath is a little cloud
Looking back at Trient as we left Switzerland and approached France again
Looking back at Trient as we left Switzerland and approached France again
Close to the Col de Balme it became even colder
Close to the Col de Balme it became even colder
Too cold to linger !
Too cold to linger !
Beautiful panoramic views of Mont Blanc on the left, the Chamonix Valley and the Aigulles Rouges on the right
Beautiful panoramic views of Mont Blanc on the left, the Chamonix Valley and the Aigulles Rouges on the right

So we dropped down into the warmth of the valley and ended the day along the banks of the River Arve all the way to Chamonix.

TMB 2008 complete

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