Mountainwatch | News
Ski resorts may be closed across the northern hemisphere, but many mountain operations crews are still working, maintaining slopes and lifts. In Zermatt, Switzerland, summer skiing on the upper glaciers is popular and a cat driver had a frightening experience this week when his machine fell into a deep crevasse. Thankfully he wasn’t injured.
The driver was working on the side if the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise piste on the Upper Theodul glacier when the incident happened. In 20 years when people are swapping anecdotes about their experiences during the Covid19 pandemic of 2020, this guy’s story may top them all.