Photos from the collection glacier

Aerial photograph of the Aletsch glacier in Swiss canton Valais

The unstoppable loss

Because the Aletsch glacier is inevitably melting so much, the adjacent mountain ridges are beginning to destabilize.

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Four minute view

The train to the Jungfraujoch stops in the tunnel for five minutes at each of the two microstations inside the Eiger. At Eismeer, pictured here, one gets the chance to run for the viewing windows, marvel at the glaciers, snap a photo, and run back to the waiting train.

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Konkordia Hut

A close crop of the previous picture showing the Konkordia Hut on the right of the image, sitting high above the junction of three major glaciers known as "Konkordiaplatz". This mountain hut is a four hour cross-glacier walk from the nearest easy access point (Jungfraujoch) and at least six hours from where this photo was […]

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Happy birthday Dad!

Photo from Mum and Dad’s recent visit, when we scaled the Gornergrat… by train :) Lots of love and best wishes for a happy birthday xxx

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