bare in rare air

Bare in rare air

Photo: picturedesk.com, HUBER & CO. AG

Nudists are taking over the mountains. We’re cool with that, but wearing shoes isn’t 100 percent commitment.

Some say it’s the ultimate nature experience: heading toward a summit wearing nothing but a backpack and hiking boots. And a hat. But apart from that, everything is left swinging in the mountain breeze. Naked hiking is now so widespread in Switzerland that they have come up with a sign prohibiting it. A graphic designer originally devised the sign as a joke, only then to receive a lot of orders from municipal authorities

Other sports that would be better in the buff:

Naked sprinting

Back to our roots, like in the good old days of ancient Olympia.

Naked soccer

Who wants to stand in the wall?

Naked swimming

Men would never stray from their lane thanks to the additional rudder.

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10 2014 The Red Bulletin

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