Switzerland: Aletsch Glacier

A great day spent walking the rocky path above the edge of the glacier, starting from Bettmergrat cable car station (2647m). The way can be narrow and undulates to negotiate rockfall, but it steadily makes its descent to Marjelesee, where it is possible to access the glacier. Diane took the opportunity to all but crawlContinue reading “Switzerland: Aletsch Glacier”

Switzerland: Fiescheralp to Moosfluh

Diane and I arrived in Switzerland to some miserable weather, but our first day of walking proved to be a dry one. First things first, we took the cable car from Fiesch to the Eggishorn, via Fiescheralp, to view the Aletsch Glacier. We made our way up to the summit at 2927m, me a littleContinue reading “Switzerland: Fiescheralp to Moosfluh”