Drywall operations for volunteers on the Weissenstein

August 29 - September 23, 2022

  Anyone hiking on the Weissenstein will notice the old dry stone walls on the mats above the Sennhaus restaurant. The volunteer project “Together for the Mountain” gives interested parties the opportunity in October to participate in the renovation of this traditional cultural asset.

From August 29 to September 23, 2022, trained professionals will be the  construction site  open on the Weissenstein and together with  the  Volunteers  that  Elaborate old traditional craft of dry stone masonry. the  transport  to the Weissenstein takes place with the Weissenstein cable car  and, like lunch together in the Sennhaus restaurant, is run by the association  organized &  financed.

The project aims to give committed people of all ages the opportunity to work for the preservation and environment of the Solothurn Jura and its cultural assets. At the same time, through this joint work in nature, he would like to create a space for meeting, getting to know and working together. The assignment can be freely selected and varies between individual days and several weeks.  

Radiobeitrag Trockenmauern Regionaljourn
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"When I registered to take part, I would never have dreamed in my life that the joy, satisfaction and satisfaction would be so great. Everything was just right."

Diana, out  Beaverst

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"I experienced our hours together in the present as a huge pleasure! [...]  For once, my own problems faded into the background. We learned how much positive energy can be released by doing things together! This exhilarating experience is firmly anchored in my memory! "

Lilo, from Oberdorf

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"You didn't need motivation to come back the next day, it literally drew you up the mountain to this great project, with these great people."

Katrin, from Solothurn

Together for the mountain
Weissenstein
August 29th - September 23rd  2022

In collaboration with:

 Pro Weissenstein

Sennhaus Weissenstein restaurant
Jörg Lötscher gardening and natural stone work

 

Sponsored by:

engagement-local

Swiss Landscape Fund

Office for Spatial Planning Canton Solothurn
Weissenstein AG cable car
Civic community of Solothurn
Sophie and Karl Binding Foundation
Strüby Foundation