Fontainebleau Boulder Weekend



October 14-15, 2017

Perfect weather conditions for 2 days of bouldering in the forest J

Although many people expressed interest in the weekend, the rather high fares for the train connection to Paris discouraged all but three adventurous AACZ members to embark for the snail-eaters’ country.

Fondei Weihnachtskneipp 2016

As every year, early December marks the time for one of the highlights of the AACZ calendar: The Fondei Weihnachstkneipp. As in the past few years, early December of 2016 did not spoil us with lots of snow. In fact, the meadows and summits around the Fondei hut were mostly brown. The weather on Saturday was beautiful and many of the Kneipp-attendants took a little detour walking via the Blackter Furgelli cathcing as much of the sun as possible.

Adventures with a French touch - Touring Weekend in Val d'Arolla

Seven Hüttli decided to confront the changing weather of the ending summer and do a Hochtour
weekend close to Arolla, sleeping, some in tents and the bravest one(s), outside. Their goal was
to reach the Mt. Blanc de Cheillon (3870m).
Three of them, Karen B., Philip O. and Josquin P., decided to leave on Friday, walking into the
night with heavy packs up to a very comfortable looking meadow overlooking a little river at
around 2500m of altitude. In this pastoral setting, the trio dined on cheap chinese soups before