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I’ve mentioned my good friend, Pete, a few times on this blog.  Here he ‘poses’ for me by marching across the far side of this small pond above Evolène.  10 ord igjen


Buerbreen glacier

This was a perfect hike to do the day before Trolltunga; it is not too long (for us taking 3 hours for a round trip) and the elevation of 650m wasn’t too strenuous on the legs. 461 ord igjen


Aletsch Glacier

See yesterday’s post for more details, but… our return along the Aletsch glacier:



Hello from Glacier!

This week we learned about shapes and colors.

We started the week off by dancing with colored scarves and mixing colorful paint sensory bags. 46 ord igjen


Grunegghorn (3,860m / 12,664 ft)

I’m not really a mountaineer, but one year I decided to go on a Moran Mountaineering summer course – called the Oberland Odyssey.  This was a 5 day trip, staying in mountain huts and involved walking down the Aletsch glacier, before attempting the highest peak in the Bernese Oberland, the Finsteraarhorn, (we got to within 300m of the top but turned back due to low cloud) and then climbing anything else on the way back…  That’s what got me into this situation (in August)… 31 ord igjen