Crossing of the Alps on snowshoes – Oberstdorf to Sud Tirol

Crossing of the Alps on snowshoes – Oberstdorf to Sud Tirol

Having been on some superb snowshoeing treks (mostly in the Dolomites), as the aeroplane touched down in Munich, my feeling was that this trip would have to be a good one to live up to them! Day One: Arriving at Oberstdorf station and the OASE AlpinCenter base, we met up as a group and were … Continue reading

TRA MARE-E-MONTE NORD – CORSICA

TRA MARE-E-MONTE NORD – CORSICA

Excellent website with many links to relevant blogs, photo galleries and websites: http://corsica.forhikers.com/mare-monti-nord   (Note – we finished the route at Porto) After a day exploring the beautiful coastal town of Calvi we transferred to Calenzana to begin the trek. The first day’s walk was to Bonifatu – a distance of 14km, 800m of ascent and 540m … Continue reading