Tag Archives: Swiss Alps

The Great Reveal

Back from two weeks in the Swiss Alps and it’s time to start working  my way through over 1,300 new image files, plus iPhone images. That’s going to take some time! We were blessed with thirteen days of dry weather … Continue reading

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In the cool of the forest

On a blue-sky day, as we have had today, it may seem strange to post an image from the forest. I captured a lot of images today that involved blue skies and ‘views’, but to do them justice and create … Continue reading

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Mountain of Mystery

I can’t resist posting another image from Zermatt. 2 days ago I posted an image of a five-mile section of ‘The Frontier Ridge’. Click here to read that Post and understand the context of today’s Post. Turn clockwise through nearly … Continue reading

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Flora and Forest

Day 2 of our holiday in Saas Fee in the Valais Alps area of Switzerland: the next valley immediately East of the Zermatt valley. A ride up to Hannig on the small gondolas and a gentle amble down through the … Continue reading

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The improbable ridge

Mountains attract drama. Mountains are also cloud magnets. The higher the mountain, the greater the drama. Click the image to see a larger and sharper version. This is the Almagellhorn (10,815ft) in the Saas Fee valley, Valais Alps, Switzerland. Not … Continue reading

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