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|balabosun||Thanks to you all,will probably get some just in case|
You may find that in some places obligatory winter kit starts in October.
There is snow at the moment both in Alps and Pyrenees
|fatbuddha||yep - socks are good as well - I keep a pair in the m/h all the time|
|Pudsey_Bear||Useful for muddy fields too as are snow socks, in some situations sock are even better than chains.|
unlikely it's the law in those months - usually it's Nov/Dec to Mar/April
but over high passes it's not unknown to find snow blocking the road - we couldn't get over the Col de Tourmalet one September due to heavy snowfall but it's not that common.
if you have space, throw them in - it won't hurt
snowchains in summer
, I am travelling through France/Switzerland and Italy leaving in July and returning
In October. Do I need to carry snowchains during these months s it law or not.