Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose

Geneva and the Matterhorn: Quest for the Water Castle

Special | 56m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

Renowned adventurer Richard Bangs explores the Rhone River, Lake Geneva and the Matterhorn regions of Switzerland — known since Medieval times as the "water castle" of Europe. Richard uncovers how the Swiss harnessed the Rhone to light Switzerland and its neighbors, power some of the world's most efficient rail systems and quench the thirst of millions, preserving this precious resource.

Aired: 05/24/22

Expires: 06/30/28

Rating: TV-G

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