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World’s first mountain peak hanging bridge opens in Switzerland

Gstaad.
Gstaad. Image by Patrick Nouhailler / CC BY-SA 2.0

The new Peak Walk suspension bridge officially opens this weekend in the ski resort area of Gstaad in Switzerland. The hanging bridge spans 107 metres connecting two mountain peaks with views across 24 summits in the region, including Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn. Peak Walk will be open year-round (weather permitting) and is free of charge. Read more: glacier3000.ch