Along the “Copper Trail” you are constantly treated to panoramic views,  as you learn about the unique interaction between “Nature & Man” in the high mountains. A fascinating alpine world indeed – but how did mankind ever manage to get a foothold here thousands of years ago? Without the wealth of natural resources found here, it is easy to imagine that early man would probably have remained in areas much more hospitable to life. But copper, iron, gold and precious gems enticed him into the very “(c)ore of the mountains”.