November 19, 2016

It’s been a spectacular autumn in Switzerland, with plenty of autumn colour to the forest, and low snow to highlight the mountains. Here is a set of photos from walks and trips in Valais during the autumn of 2016.


Reemistafel (1999 m), in the Bietschtal valley, with Bietschhorn (3934 m) above.
Reemistafel (1999 m), in the Bietschtal valley, with Bietschhorn (3934 m) above.


The view of Bishorn (4151 m), Weisshorn (4506 m), and Zinalrotthorn (4221 m) from Col de Torrent (2916 m); Lac de Moiry below.
The view of Bishorn (4151 m), Weisshorn (4506 m), and Zinalrotthorn (4221 m) from Col de Torrent (2916 m); Lac de Moiry below.


Dents de Veisivi (3418 m) in Val d
Dents de Veisivi (3418 m) in Val d’Hérens.




Autumn colours in Grimentz, Val d
Autumn colours in Grimentz, Val d’Anniviers.


Wood stacked for winter in Grimentz.
Wood stacked for winter in Grimentz.


Pointes de Mourti (3564 m) and Pointe de Moiry (3308 m) in Val de Moiry.
Pointes de Mourti (3564 m) and Pointe de Moiry (3308 m) in Val de Moiry.


Icy stream.
Icy stream.


Streams from the Glacier de Moiry.
Streams from the Glacier de Moiry.


Glacier de Moiry and Pointes de Mourti.
Glacier de Moiry and Pointes de Mourti.


Glacier de Moiry.
Glacier de Moiry.


Frozen lake at the end of Glacier de Moiry.
Frozen lake at the end of Glacier de Moiry.


Anna and Tanya.
Anna and Tanya.


Anna in the Val de Moiry.
Anna in the Val de Moiry.


Tanya relaxing.
Tanya relaxing.


Anna and an icicle, Val d
Anna and an icicle, Val d’Anniviers.


The Pyramides d
The Pyramides d’Euseigne in Val d’Hérens.


The Pyramides d
The Pyramides d’Euseigne.


Detail of the pyramids.
Detail of the pyramids.


Pyramids detail.
Pyramids detail.

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