• La Lanche is a 17c farmhouse, in an unusually sunny spot in the Chamonix valley.  Those farmers chose their location well. Situated just above the summer mountain bike track along the Arve, it is just a short walk to the Grands Montets lift station and the main valley bus services. Click on these links for… [Continue Reading]

  • The farmhouse is  one of the oldest buildings in the Chamonix valley (well into its 4th century).  It stands in a spacious garden near the Grands Montets lifts and 100m from the ski bus stop. We benefit from more sunshine than almost any other location in the valley receiving many hours on sun light even in mid-winter.… [Continue Reading]

  • There is so much to do in Chamonix in the summer; many people come first for wintersports, and then discover the world of hiking, climbing and moutainbiking to name but a few – and get hooked. Read here about walks from Argentiere, and for regular updates on things to do in the summer throughout the… [Continue Reading]

  • The scenery of Chamonix may inspire you to ski, climb or hike. Or reflect and look at artistic things to do.  Sara works as an artist from Argentiere, and also at a print studio in Geneva. Some  art work can be seen here and  a list of artistic activities in the valley and surrounding area are… [Continue Reading]