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THE MURREN TO GIMMELWALD VIA FERRATA

The Via Ferrata from Murren to Gimmelwald is one of the most epic adventures in Switzerland. Traverse ladders and steps on the edge of a cliff overlooking Lauterbrunnen, but don’t worry you are strapped in with a harness!   WHAT IS A VIA FERRATA For those who don’t know what a Via Ferrata is, it’s …

THE MURREN TO GIMMELWALD VIA FERRATA

MURREN TO SCHILTHORN HIKE (PIZ GLORIA)

The hike from Murren to Schilthorn is challenging with 1600m of altitude climbed throughout the trail to the Piz Gloria summit where James Bond ‘007’ was filmed. At the summit, you can reward yourself after the long hike with a warm bowl of soup at the revolving restaurant, which lets you take in the 360-degree …

MURREN TO SCHILTHORN HIKE (PIZ GLORIA)

MULTI-DAY TREKS, HIKES, AND CLIMBS

On this page, you’ll find a collection of all of my high-altitude hikes and climbs as well as my multi-day treks. You can click on any of the hikes or climbs listed on this page for the detailed blog post and photo collection from that specific adventure. 8000m Manaslu (Nepal) 7000m Spantik Peak (Pakistan) 6000m …

MULTI-DAY TREKS, HIKES, AND CLIMBS

THE WEEKLY #261: SKARDU PREPARATIONS

After a relaxing few days in Islamabad, it was time to get the K2 Basecamp expedition underway. We boarded a domestic flight from Islamabad to Skardu, which gave us views of Nanga Parbat (8,125m) out the plane window. Upon arrival in Skardu we had a short Jeep ride to the hotel, which was full of …

THE WEEKLY #261: SKARDU PREPARATIONS