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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
The world's longest sled run in Grindelwald, Switzerland

To me, nothing represents sustainable travel more than traveling in vehicles that require no fuel, such as a sled. To get to this sled run we had to take a train, then take a cable car partway up the mountain, then hike 3 more hours to the summit with a sled, before we were able to enjoy our ride down. All this effort to enjoy the beauty of nature on one of the most simple means of transport.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Grindelwald, Switzerland
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © Allison Goldstein