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chamonix – france

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Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, more commonly known as Chamonix (formerly spelled Chamounix), is a commune in the Haute-Savoie département in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. It was the site of the first Winter Olympics in 1924. The commune’s population of around 8,900 ranks 1,089th within the country of France. Chamonix is situated at the base of the The Mont Blanc, Europe’s tallest mountain. The town is the birthplace of alpinism and has a rich history of high mountain climbing and guiding.

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In the News // Aspen-Chamonix

A Global Community – the Sister Cities Connection Aspen Times Article

A Global Community – the Sister Cities Connection Aspen Times Article

Read the article from May 17, 2018 in the Aspen Times. The recent student exchange with Chamonix was a success... Read More →
Chamonix Student Exchange 2018

Chamonix Student Exchange 2018

The Aspen students had an amazing trip to Chamonix over their break, March 20-30. They visited l’Aiguille du Midi, skied, visited the UN.. Read More →