Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland, Ötscher, Ybbstal Alps, Lower Austria Photograph by Markus Riedl The Ötscher, at 1893 metres, is a prominent peak in south-western Lower Austria. Its name has Slavic roots an...

Into the Wild

Into the Wild, Alpe di Siusi (Seiser Alm), Bolzano, Italy Photograph by Daniel Ernst      I took this image in late September 2012 when we, my past girlfriend and I, spent some time hiking around...
Photo of the Day: Paragliding in the Swiss Alps

Alpine Gliding

Alpine Gliding, near Gimmelwald, Bernese Alps, Switzerland Photograph by Ryan McQueen While hiking in the Swiss Alps, near Gimmelwald, I came over a ridge to find this expansive valley below. ...
Photo of the Day: Alpine Ibex

Nothing but the Wild

Nothing but the Wild, Lac de Peyre, Col de la Colombière, Haute Savoie, France Photograph by Maxime Gilbert      I took this shot on an early morning in the French Alps and chose to convert it to...

In the Twilight with Alpine Ibexes

After my first encounter with a male alpine ibex crowned with a pair of magnificent horns at Lac Blanc back in the Summer of 2007, I fell in love with this place. Lac Blanc, located at 2352 meters altitude in t...

Powdery Descent

Photograph by Bastien Dupuy This shot was photographed after a great 4 days skiing tour, during the descent of an amazing couloir in the Austrian alps....

Mystical Snowstorm

Photograph by Florian Dönz When I left the house in the morning I saw this storms on the summit of Mittagsspitze. I took my Camera and went to my favourite spot for this mountain outside of the city. ...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day - www.letsbewild.com - Male Alpine Ibex at Sunset, Lac Blanc, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France - Yuzuru Masuda

Male Alpine Ibex at Sunset

Male Alpine Ibex at Sunset, Lac Blanc, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France Photograph by Yuzuru Masuda When the sun goes down behind the mountains, alpine ibexes come out to browse around ...
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Chamonix Abseil

Chamonix Abseil, Chamonix, Rhône-Alpes, France Photograph by Anders Strange Nielsen Abseiling off Aiguille du Midi after having climbed 'Eperon des Cosmiques' above Chamonix, France.   ...

Sunset over the Écrins

Sunset over the Écrins, Écrins National Park, France Photograph by Greg Annandale      One of my favourite spots in the French Alps – the Écrins are at the southern tip, below Grenoble and abov...