What you need to know about prepping for Tour du Mont Blanc
Hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc is no walk in the park. Literally! Spanning a distance of 170 kilometers and ascending as much as 10 km in altitudes, the trek is no mean feat. That being said, there are many different trails that ply the TMB route– some are easier than others, some more challenging. You don’t have to be a well-seasoned hiker to undertake the challenge.
Although people of many different fitness levels may attempt the journey, there is a minimum required level fitness required. Going above the bare minimum will not only allow you to survive the trip, but also allow to to thoroughly enjoy it! Even if you’re already at a decent level of athleticism, these three tips will help you prep for your TMB journey.