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2006-06 Crossing The Grand St. Bernard both ways

Our pics from the trip over the pass and some historic pictures from life at the pass in days past.

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IM000485 Across the still frozen Summit Lake to Hotel Italia
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IM000485 Across the still frozen Sum…
 
IM000486 Across the still frozen Summit Lake to Hotel Italia
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IM000486 Across the still frozen Sum…
 
IM000487 View at the Grand St Bernard Summit
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IM000487 View at the Grand St Bernar…
 
IM000488 Stein and Mercedes at the Grand St Bernard Summit JPG
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IM000488 Stein and Mercedes at the G…
 
IM000489 Snow at the roadside on the Italian (south) side of the Grand St Bernard
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IM000489 Snow at the roadside on the…
 
IM000490 Snow at the roadside on the Italian (south) side of the Grand St Bernard
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IM000490 Snow at the roadside on the…
 
IM000491 Snow at the roadside on the Italian (south) side of the Grand St Bernard
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IM000491 Snow at the roadside on the…
 
IM000492 Bend in the road on the Italian (south) side of the Grand St Bernard
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IM000492 Bend in the road on the Ita…
 
IM000493 Looking back on the Italian (south) side of the Grand St Bernard
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IM000493 Looking back on the Italian…
 
IM000494 Looking back on the Italian (south) side of the Grand St Bernard
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IM000494 Looking back on the Italian…
 
IM000860 In Etrout, Italy
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IM000860 In Etrout, Italy
 
IM000863 In Etrout, Italy
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IM000863 In Etrout, Italy
 
IM000864 In Etrout, Italy
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IM000864 In Etrout, Italy
 
IM000865 Squating Traveller Facing the Grand St Bernard by Andrea Granchi 2005 (In Etrout)
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IM000865 Squating Traveller Facing t…
 
IM000866 View from Grand St Bernard
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IM000866 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IM000868 View from Grand St Bernard
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IM000868 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IM000870 View from Grand St Bernard
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IM000870 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IM000872 View from Grand St Bernard
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IM000872 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IM000873 View from Grand St Bernard
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IM000873 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IM000874 View from Grand St Bernard
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IM000874 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IM000875 Looking back at Italy
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IM000875 Looking back at Italy
 
IMG 1509 View of the road to the Grand St Bernard
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IMG 1509 View of the road to the Gra…
 
IMG 1510 Mounting to the Grand St Bernard summit from the Swiss side (North)
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IMG 1510 Mounting to the Grand St Be…
 
IMG 1511 Public Busline across the Grand St Bernard pass
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IMG 1511 Public Busline across the G…
 
IMG 1512 June 6, and still snow
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IMG 1512 June 6, and still snow
 
IMG 1513 Grand St Bernard Kitsch (The dogs with the Cognac keg are still cute though)
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IMG 1513 Grand St Bernard Kitsch (Th…
 
IMG 1514 Happily shovelling Snow
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IMG 1514 Happily shovelling Snow
 
IMG 1515 Across the still frozen Summit Lake to Hotel Italia JPG
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IMG 1515 Across the still frozen Sum…
 
IMG 1516 My little black Mercedes at 2'469 m altitude
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IMG 1516 My little black Mercedes at…
 
IMG 1706 In Etrout, Italy
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IMG 1706 In Etrout, Italy
 
IMG 1707 Squating Traveller Facing the Grand St Bernard by Andrea Granchi 2005 (In Etrout)
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IMG 1707 Squating Traveller Facing t…
 
IMG 1708 Squating Traveller Facing the Grand St Bernard by Andrea Granchi 2005 (In Etrout)
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IMG 1708 Squating Traveller Facing t…
 
IMG 1709 View from Grand St Bernard
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IMG 1709 View from Grand St Bernard
 
IMG 1711a 1927 the rallye Peking-Paris went over the pass
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IMG 1711a 1927 the rallye Peking-Par…
 
IMG 1712a Lorry arriving at the pass 11, September 1905
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IMG 1712a Lorry arriving at the pass…
 
IMG 1713a Swiss Postal Coach arriving at the pass in Spring
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IMG 1713a Swiss Postal Coach arrivin…
 
IMG 1714 Postal Agency at the Hospice, a Friar acting as Postal Agent.
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IMG 1714 Postal Agency at the Hospic…
 
IMG 1714a Swiss Postal Coach on the pass road of the time (after WWI)
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IMG 1714a Swiss Postal Coach on the …
 
IMG 1714b Ancient pass road, now submerged in the artificial lake at the Toules Dam along with the halfway relais 'Cantine de Proz' at bottom edge
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IMG 1714b Ancient pass road, now sub…
 
IMG 1716a In Spring the friars of the Hospice would help to clear the snow
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IMG 1716a In Spring the friars of th…
 
IMG 1717b In Spring the friars of the Hospice would help to clear the snow
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IMG 1717b In Spring the friars of th…
 
IMG 1717c In Spring the friars of the Hospice would help to clear the snow
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IMG 1717c In Spring the friars of th…
 
IMG 1717d As soon as the road was cleared, the Swiss Postal Car would resume its route between the walls of snow
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IMG 1717d As soon as the road was cl…
 
IMG 1717e On the Italian side, from 1912 on a bus served between Aosta and the pass
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IMG 1717e On the Italian side, from …
 
IMG 1719 My little black Mercedes crosses the Grand St Bernard for the second time this summer
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IMG 1719 My little black Mercedes cr…