So you have signed up for a summer adventure trekking the Tour du Mont Blanc. Now is the time you make sure you are fit and ready in order to get maximum enjoyment out of your trek. The Tour du Mont Blanc is a great challenge and preparation is the key to achieving your goal.
The Tour du Mont Blanc is for sure a stunningly beautiful trek, but it isn’t easy, and each day you will experience some challenging terrain.
TREK GRADING - GRADE 3: DIFFICULT
Treks are graded 1-4 (low to high) with 1 being relatively easy and 4 being toughest. The Tour du Mont Blanc is a grade 3 trek. Described as difficult, the TMB is hard and physically demanding. You will be travelling over rugged and mountainous terrain with a sustained amount of ascent and descent on a daily basis. Make sure you are aware of the daily distances travelled and the height gain and descent so you know what to expect.