Hike down the Saas Valley

We hiked from the Mattmark dam (2'200 M) down to Saas Almagell on a nice summer day.This are the resulting panoramas showing part of the wonderful area of the Saas valley.

This was the end of our hike from the Mattmark dam down to Saas Almagell.We had an excellent Indian lunch in the Little India restaurant in Saas-Balen.
This is the Baroque Round Church Maria Himmelfahrt of Saas-Balen.See also http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Rundkirche_Mari%C3%A4_Himmelfahrt,_Saas_Balen?uselang=en
This is the Baroque Round Church Maria Himmelfahrt of Saas-Balen.See also http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Rundkirche_Mari%C3%A4_Himmelfahrt,_Saas_Balen?uselang=en
This is the Baroque Round Church Maria Himmelfahrt of Saas-Balen.See also http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Rundkirche_Mari%C3%A4_Himmelfahrt,_Saas_Balen?uselang=en
This is the catholic church St. Bartholomäus in Saas Grund.See also in German  http://www.3910.ch/
We hiked from the Mattmark dam (2'200 M) down to Saas Almagell on a nice summer day.Here a wonderful part of the trail over rocks and trough larch trees. You can still see the Mattmark dam against the south side of the Saas valley.
We hiked from the Mattmark dam (2'200 M) down to Saas Almagell on a nice summer day.Here at the Eien Alp we saw nice alpine flowers.
We hiked from the Mattmark dam (2'200 M) down to Saas Almagell on a nice summer day.Here we are on the Eienalp at 1'930 Meters.
We hiked from the Mattmark dam (2'200 M) down to Saas Almagell on a nice summer day.On our way down we saw the Postauto, which brought us up to the Mattmark dam.How many Postautos can be seen in the panorama ?
We hiked from the Mattmark dam (2'200 M) down to Saas Almagell on a nice summer day.Here a view back to the huge Earth wall of the Mattmark reservoir.
The Earth dam, which retains the water of the Mattmark lake was built between 1960 and 1965.In 1965 part of the Allalin Glacier plunges onto the Mattmark dam building construction site killing 88 people. See also http://www.britishpathe.com/video/...
The Earth dam, which retains the water of the Mattmark lake was built between 1960 and 1965.In 1965 part of the Allalin Glacier plunges onto the Mattmark dam building construction site killing 88 people. See also http://www.britishpathe.com/video/...