A Simple Line
Posted on: April 1, 2010
When Maxime Turgeon experiences too much routine on a faraway expedition, he wonders whether modern alpinists are becoming overly conventional. To recapture a sense of discovery, he tries an unexpected environment: today's Alps. Amid cable-car-covered mountains, curious tourists and crowd-jammed routes, he bikes and climbs his way across the range, learning to see with his imagination and to find an inner solitude.