Ski Weekend Blog

With the opening ceremony of the Paris 2024 Olympics less than two months away, Chamonix is looking forward to the arrival of the Olympic flame in June.

SECURE YOUR PLACE - Book now to join our Val d'Isère ‘Warm Up Weekend’, provisionally scheduled from Friday 29 November to Tuesday 03 December 2024.

Parking in Chamonix can be challenging, particularly in peak season. This guide covers all you need to know about parking in Chamonix including:

  • Parking in Chamonix Map
  • Free Parking
  • Limited Free Parking
  • Long Term Parking
  • Short Term Parking
  • Underground Parking
  • Electric Car Parking
  • Parking in Courmayeur


The Compagnie du Mont Blanc and Doppelmayr France have released further details of the project to reconstruct the Grands Montets gondola, which was destroyed in a fire in 2018.


Ski Weekend are delighted to introduce a fantastic new resort for 2024/25 - Flaine in the Grand Massif ski area in France.

One of the questions we are often asked is whether you can ski in Chamonix in April? We answer this in detail in this post.

Ski Weekend are specialists in corporate ski trips, In March 2024, we were delighted to host Patron Capital Partners for their annual visit to Chamonix.

The Compagnie du Mont-Blanc has confirmed that the new Grands Montets project will be designed by the famous Italian architect Renzo Piano. 

25 March 2021 Update: Chamonix has confirmed that the new lift will be a cable car for the first stage, then 20-25 person cabins in a 3S gondola system. It will open in 2024.

This weekend Chamonix hosts the annual ski touring competition, ‘La Trace des Grands’.

Ski Weekend is organising ski courses in Chamonix in March 2024, available to individuals or small groups.

If you have your own group, we can arrange instructors and/or guides to create your own bespoke ski course.