Death in the Alps en Mont Blanc: Nine climbers killed in French Alps avalanche A further six people are missing, believed to be buried under the snow on the slopes of Mont-Maudit – the third-highest peak in the massif, which is popular with climbers in the summer.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Death in the Alps Travel/Tourism France Culture & Lifestyle Thu, 12 Jul 2012 11:04:00 +0000 Amanda Morrow 5711526 at