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Flashcards in Chamonix - Ice On The Land Deck (12):
1

Where is it located

In the North-west alps

2

How far is it from Switzerland and Italy

15km

3

What is it's population

10,000

4

How many visitors a day does it have in Summer

100,000

5

How many visitors a day does it have in Winter

60,000

6

What happened in 1999

An avalanche killed 12 people

7

How many people work as seasonal workers

2,500

8

How much does the rail transport earn a year

50million

9

How long is it's bike tracks

40km

10

How long is it's hiking trails

350km

11

How many ski areas does it have

6

12

How many cross country skiing courses does it have

2