We took a day to go up the "mountain" and explore. Take in the views, ride the gondola and visit the ice castle that is in the glacier.
part way up the mountain
the Italian Alps
inside the mountain at the top
in the crevasse that leads to the ice castle
lunch inside the glacier
a cave in the glacier
ready for the ride down
French Alps on the right Italian Alps on the left
the glacier on the mountain
Dillon taking in the view - the heights made him a little nervous
this building is part way up the Matterhorn
you can see it on the right side of the photo.
we had a wonderful day on the mountain. a great experience and opportunity to see the beautiful Alps. there is no beauty like these mountains in the winter. memories that will remain with us always.