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Obergurgl, Austrian Alps

OBERGURGL, JULY 1996 – Most people in Europe visit the Alps in France, Austria, Italy or Switzerland in winter on their ski break.  I visited the Alps in mid summer and even then you encounter snow, provided that you go … Continue reading

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Emei-shan

China, 3077 m – visited september 1999. Wonder how you can reach the golden summit of this Holy mountain ? Read further here

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Mount Fuji

Japan, 3776 m – visited july 1998. To read the full story of the climb to the top of Mount Fuji, please read Climbing Mt. Fuji

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Mount Fitzroy

Patagonia, Argentina, 3375 m ,visited november 2005 On this hike to the base of Mt. Fitzroy we could experience rain, strong wind , hail and snow,… which all added to the experience. Unluckilly enough we got only a glimpse of … Continue reading

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Cerro Torre

Patagonia, Argentina , 3133 m – visited november 2005. A wonderful hike from El Chalten to the Laguna Torre with Cerro Torre peak on the background.  These peaks are extremely difficult to climb, due to their steepness and most of … Continue reading

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