How fit are you really, and how do your walking times compare to the signposts along the route? Get to know it – and plan better!Lees meer
Why do you sunburn easier at high altitudes?
The sun shines much stronger in the mountains – causing sunburn more easily than at lower altitudes. Why? And what can we do against it?Lees meer
Wind in the mountains: the types & their occurence
Winds in the mountains can be very strong. But what is the driving force for the winds and what is causing the difference during the day?Lees meer
How are glacier formed and how do they grow?
Glaciers occur on all continents, as far as New Zealand and New Guinea are included in the continent of Oceania. The formation and growth of a glacier takes (quite literally) […]Lees meer
Mountain weather: things to consider
The weather in the mountains can be very treacherous. Circumstances change very quickly: one moment it seems sweltering hot, but as soon as clouds appear in front of the sun […]Lees meer