A slight hijacking of the #tenyearchallenge
(nobody wants to see photos of me 10 years ago anyway, let alone now!), but this is something that's important to bring attention to in light of several recent studies that highlight the fact that glacial melt in the mountains and Arctic/Antartctic is increasing at an alarmingly rapid rate. News like this should be shocking, but sadly we seem to have become desensitised to such things, and these recent news stories barely made the top 10 'most read' sections on various news websites when they were published.
This is important for everyone, whether you're a lover of mountains and the alpine lifestyle or whether you've never seen a mountain in your life.
It's well worth checking out @protectourwintersuk
for their international feed) and giving them a follow.
(The second picture is shamelessly stolen from monsieur @matcrepel
#10yearsfromnow #winterneedsus #pow #snow #snowboarding #mountains #skiing #uksnow #skisunday #glaciers #frenchalps #swissalps #lesalpes