Grimsel Pass


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Grim·sel Pass

 (grĭm′zəl)
An Alpine pass, 2,165 m (7,103 ft) high, of southern Switzerland between the Rhone and Aare river valleys.
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The massive Rhone Valley is nowhere more impressive than as it darts right in the town during the river's 100-mile journey from the lofty Grimsel Pass and the Rhone glacier to Lake Geneva.
Proposald to build a metre-gauge line connecting Switzerland's Zentralbahn (ZB) and the Matterhorn Gotthard Railway (MGB) through a tunnel beneath the Grimsel Pass were introduced in Berne.
Jaguar said the footage of the cars on the open highway was filmed in Switzerland on closed sections of road on the Susten Pass and the Grimsel Pass, but a caption making this clear was mistakenly omitted.
Jaguar said the footage of the cars on the open highway was lmed in Switzerland on closed sections of road on the Susten Pass and the Grimsel Pass, but a caption making this clear was mistakenly omitted.
Once you get to the top, the views over Lake Gelmer, Grimsel Pass and the surrounding Alpine valleys are fantastic.
The same diarist noted exciting finds by himself and others in Goms (the Rhone Valley), just southwest of the Grimsel Pass (Werlen, 1967).
Depths varied by region for example, in a 24-hour period, the Grimsel Pass in Canton Valais picked up 24 centimetres of new snow for a late March depth of more than four metres, as reported by online news source swiss info.
Take an exciting hour-long Alpine tractor ride from Oberwald to the top of the Grimsel Pass, even if the locals will be making the trip on foot all three hours of it.
At 7,103-foot Grimsel Pass, you can buy tea or a snack.
The high voltage link of Swissgrid over the Grimsel Pass is due to be replaced.
We test drive the Alpmobil on the Grimsel Pass, a high-altitude drive with hair-raising sheer drops.