Zach Dahlmer

Glacial Gorges of the Alps: Gletscherschlucht

Glacial Gorges of the Alps: Gletscherschlucht

Glacial gorges – Gletscherschlucht in German – are a special treat when hiking in the Swiss Alps. Go explore these little side adventures along paths cut dramatically through the cliff walls by glacial melt water. Trummelbach Falls and Rosenlaui Gorge in the Bernese Oberland region are some of our favorites.

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Alpinehikers Commits to Carbon Neutrality

Alpinehikers Commits to Carbon Neutrality

Alpinehikers has joined the over 300 global organizations that have signed on to the United Nations Climate Neutral Now commitment. This commitment means that we pledge to carefully measure our greenhouse gas emissions, reduce them as much possible, and offset the remaining emissions with vetted carbon reducing projects around the world.

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Hiking the Tour de Monte Rosa

Hiking the Tour de Monte Rosa

Walk the Tour de Monte Rosa (TMR) route through Italy and Switzerland to experience an unfolding gallery of panoramic mountains, quaint villages, and idyllic streams. Read more about hiking hut-to-hut along this ancient trade route.

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Classic Switzerland: the Hotel Gletschergarten

Classic Switzerland: the Hotel Gletschergarten

Alpinehikers’ fosters special relationships with hotels and hoteliers in Switzerland and throughout the Alps. The Hotel Gletschergarten is one of our favorite homes-away-from-home to share with our guests. We talked with owner and host extraordinaire, Gabriela, about the history and news from her beautiful corner of the Alps.

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Dreaming of the Hotel Europe in Zermatt

Dreaming of the Hotel Europe in Zermatt

We are picky about our hotels so you can have the best possible experiences in the Alps. The Hotel Europe in Zermatt goes above and beyond. And a 20 year long relationship between the owners and Alpinehikers means seamless service for our guests.

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A Dolomites Hotel With a Difference

A Dolomites Hotel With a Difference

More than just a place to stay, Hotel Grones in the Italian Dolomites is a place to enjoy and celebrate your hiking tour in the Alps. Attention to detail, great food, comfortable surroundings, and hosts who really care about your experience make this alpine hotel one of the greats.

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