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View To The South East From The Pointe De La Sana

Hidden Gem – Ski touring in the Vanoise National Park, Savoie Alps

Article · On 1 Jan 2020 by Lesley Williams and Paul Henderson

Known by downhill skiers for the impressive and highly developed resorts of Tignes and Val d'Isere among others, the Vanoise National Park is a glaciated mountain massif dominated by the...
Watching the sun set over Les Dents Blanches

Les Dents Blanches: Snowshoeing and ski touring in Samoëns, France

Article · On 23 Jan 2019 by Ali Rowsell

At the end of the impressive, deeply gouged U-shaped Haute Giffre valley, the village of Samoëns provides an access point for a range of winter snowsports.
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Celebrating Fifty Years... Enduring Cicerone titles

Article · On 2 Jan 2019

If you look on the website, you will see that Cicerone has an enviable, and really quite staggering, collection of nearly 400 titles, available as both printed books and e-books...
Some of the old Cicerone guides with different logos and the price in shillings

Cicerone Press at 50: From then to now

Article · On 8 Dec 2018 by Kev Reynolds and Jonathan Williams

In this abridged extract from Fifty Years of Adventure, Kev Reynolds and Jonathan Williams look back at Cicerone's story, from then to now.
Mid-winter afternoon sun over the Telemark, north of Rjukan on the Hardangervidda plateau.

Sub-zero on the Telemark: Iceclimbing and other activities in Norway

Article · On 2 Dec 2018 by Ali Rowsell

Rjukan in Norway is the ultimate winter outdoor adventure location, offering plentiful opportunities to explore and participate in the range of activities on its doorstep. Ali Rowsell suggests some things...
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Hidden Gem - Ski Touring and Snowshoeing in the Dolomites

Article · On 6 Nov 2017

Our Hidden Gem of the month is Ski Touring and Snowshoeing in the Dolomites, longlisted for Banff Mountain Book Awards 2017. James Rushforth showcases the beauty of the Dolomites with...
Gear review: Marmot Ether DriClime Hoody

Marmot Ether DriClime Hoody: A Gear Review

Article · On 17 May 2017 by Joe Williams

Cicerone's Joe Williams reviews the Marmot Ether DriClime Hoody, a jacket that isn't well known to many UK walkers, climbers and runners. The jacket – and its precursor the DriClime...
Ski touring and snowshoeing in the Dolomites

Want to try snowshoeing? Here's a competition for you (now closed)

Article · On 26 Jan 2017

To celebrate the launch of our new Ski Touring and Snowshoeing in the Dolomites guidebook we have a competition for you!