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15 Pictures Of An Unbelievable Swiss Ice Storm

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In 2005, a little town called Versoix outside of Geneva, Switzerland was hit with an ice storm. But this Swiss ice storm was unlike anything the world had ever seen before. The lakefront of Lac Leman was transformed from a quaint village to a savage, but beautiful, scene that could have been used as b-roll footage for a villain’s winter lair.

You won’t believe the images you’re about to see!

Photo: Vitaliy Kolesov

Mandy Burkholder is a travel, adventure, and outdoor writer who honed her craft in the foothills of the La Plata Mountains of Southwest Colorado. After a stint in the Swiss Alps, she now resides in Tennessee. Follow her on twitter — @mandyburkhold3r