The Trip-Finder, January 1998
The Route: Thirty-three days and 240 miles of trekking from Chamonix to Nice through the mountain terrain along GR 5, one of Europe's premier long-distance trails. Stay along the way in hiker's huts and village gîtes.
When to go: August to September
Difficulty: Moderate to strenuous
Travel advisory: This trip is offered in three sections of eight, 12, and 13 days. Hikers with limited time may sign up for one or two of the legs.
Filed To: Snow Sports