Stories tagged: Alps
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:35 a.m.
3 skiers killed in avalanche in Italian Alps
Italian alpine rescuers say three skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the northern Italian Alps that injured another five people.
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
110 people stuck in cable cars at Mont Blanc in Alps
A series of cable cars became stuck over the Mont Blanc massif in the Alps, trapping 110 people who were being evacuated by helicopter on Thursday, French officials said.
Sun., Nov. 15, 2009
Backcountry skiers tackle Haute Route
Skiing through the wilderness of the Canadian Rockies and following the Haute Route through the Alps of Europe are both physically demanding and monumentally scenic. They both pose dire consequences …