Few backpacking routes offer such varied rewards as this week-long walk through the Winged Isle
Words by Alex Roddie / Images by James Roddie Photography
This feature was first published in The Great Outdoors, October 2016.
Professor James Forbes is probably the most significant mountain explorer you’ve never heard of. In this piece, first published in the summer 2015 edition of Mountain Pro Magazine, I’d like to show how studying his pioneering work led me to appreciate the enormous changes that have taken place in the Alps since the 19th century.
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