December 1, 2015

Green Mountains

Photograph by BIOSPHOTO, Alamy Stock Photo

The Urner Alps, seen here in Lucerne, Switzerland, are in the western part of the greater Alps mountain range. While parts of the range—including the 3,600-meter peak Dammastock—are covered in ice most of the year, this green section is intersected by paths and roads.

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