administrators have developed excellent information and education centres, walking trails, roads, alpine
cabins, services, and facilities to balance needs of nature and
the people who arrive to admire it.
Massive tectonic forces
locked in relentless collisions ate building the highest mountains in
All around you nature
is continually carving shattering and shaping. The stunning
beauty of the Alps and
provide stark contrast to the barren flat tundra we crossed to get here. Photos
simply cannot capture the grandeur.
guests gain safe access to the walking trails to see the massive
glaciers, their forming lakes, avalanche areas and icebergs.
Visitors can explore the management and work that enable national parks to
balance the protection of the alpine nature with the needs of
The information centre provides books dioramas
maps and photographs on all the fascinating subjects available.
collapsing ice cliffs, regular avalanches and massive rock-covered glaciers. Audio-visual and studies assist us comprehend this
geography in motion! The lessons here are
Try a visit the (third)
luxury Hermitage Hotel and explore the park's alpine settlement. A café and souvenir shop
is an attraction after a walk on one of the exquisite mountain trails nearby.
Exploring a Glacier