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Want To Take On The Eiger Like JT Holmes?

What do you think of when you think of Switzerland?  Perhaps it’s the ornate cuckoo clock, fantastic wristwatches, or delicious chocolate. Those things are actually called alphorns, and they get their name from the Alps.  Switzerland is famous for its mountains, which have attracted skiers and extreme sports enthusiasts for centuries.  One of the most alluring peaks in the Swiss Alps belongs to the Eiger.  While some have said that the mountain’s name is...