Saturday, 14 January 2012
Sun and ice at d'Huez
"The overnight temperature at La Grave has been around -12c and the ice is hard and brittle. The high pressure that has settled over the Alps has given milder temperatures higher up so we decided to go to Alpe d'Huez to get the benefit of this. The ice routes are accessed by a half hour walk along a pisted trail from the first level of the lift that ultimately ends up at Pic Blanc..."
The full story and more photos on Fi's blog here!
Lots to do over the next week and lots of headcam video too!