Walking France: Wintzenheim to Eguisheim (Alsace)

Jul 29, 2019    /    wild adventures

Going to Alsace on vacation and looking for an easy hike? This stroll through vineyards between cute towns takes about an hour and ends in the village voted prettiest in France in 2013. The walk is an easy one, mostly level, often on paved paths. Just keep an eye out for...

Hiking in Switzerland: Gorges de L’Areuse

Jul 15, 2019    /    wild adventures

It's the middle of a heat wave. Temperatures in Switzerland are slotted to hit record highs. The Swiss authorities are suggesting people keep out of the sun. And you want to go for a hike. What's a girl to do? The answer: hike in the shade (and cool river air) of the...