peeks at the world through my lens

Matterhorn Sunrise Over The Gorner Glacier


Sunrise warms the majestic Matterhorn (4,478 meters /14,692 ft) over the Gorner Glacier, the second-longest glacier in the Alps. This is the view that rewards you after completing the arduous trek over the glacier to the new Monte Rosa hut. I took this picture in 2010 after having made the trek to the hut with my wife and father.

2 responses

  1. Good Gracious!! The Matterhorn is glowing like a volcano! I really love the contrast between the rounded glacier and the rugged mountains 🙂

    March 28, 2017 at 11:35 pm

  2. Arduous trek, but worth this fantastic view!

    March 29, 2017 at 2:51 am

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