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Vertikal Meditation » (PDF is in Swedish) By Kalle Grahn, Utemagasinet, 2007

"Below us lay the Vallée Blanche which is considered the greatest ski run in the world. Surrounded by the peaks of the Mont Blanc range, we were truly in the birthplace of alpinism and ski-mountaineering. Pushing off onto the impenetrable frozen crust of the glacier, we began our final descent into Chamonix under the gaze of the spirits of all the climbers and skiers who had passed through these granite peaks over the last 100 years.... "

The Shining Path » (complete article) By Brian Litz, Back Country Magazine no. 22, 2000