October 4, 2016

Take a Hike: The Reality Check

At base camp, the parking lot
At base camp, the parking lot

Before leaving NYC to come to Germany, I shared a story ” Take a Hike” that was planned for a mountain in Switzerland; Säntis in Scwägalp. I’d been hearing about the Bronner family hikes up this mountain as a family tradition for the last 30 years. Anton, his sister and brother and parents hiked it together, his father with a prosthetic leg and cane well into his 80’s… When his sister had children, they too made the hike as early as 4 years old. Surely, if they all did it it must be easy.READ MORE >