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Hiking Switzerland: The Eiger and Jungfrau GlacierThe Eiger is made up of the stuff of legend. Here, an up close and personal look at the mountain.
Executive Editor Dennis Lewon poses in front of the Eiger. The first ascent of the Eiger is credited to Swiss guides Christian Almer and Peter Bohren and Irishman Charles Barrington in 1858. (Jonathan Dorn)