The Stockalperweg or There and Back Again

A great days jaunt on the Stockalperweg from Brig to Simplonpass and back to Brig again…

 

Well made path on the way up from Brig

Well made path on the way up from Brig

 

Roadside view likely before Grund

Roadside view likely before Grund

 

Deep in the valley

Deep in the valley after Grund

 

Bridge system over the Taferna

Bridge system over the Taferna

Don’t worry – you will know when you’ve arrived!

The Simplonpass eagle

The Simplonpass eagle

 

Swiss road building to the Simplon

Swiss road building to the Simplon

 

Engineering the Simplon

Engineering the Simplon

 

 

Sun's going down and still on the road!

Sun’s going down and still on the road!

 

About to turn the corner to the final ascent to Brig

About to turn the corner to the final ascent to Brig

 

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