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Trainspotting at 2000 m.s.l.

An unusual location for trainspotting.

Towards Oberalp Pass.

The lighthouse at Oberalp pass in sight. The lighthouse marks the source of the Rhine river.

At the station at Oberalp Pass, 2044 m.s.l.

Back towards Andermatt

On the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (MGB) from Andermatt to Sedrun (Switzerland). A train spotter on a roof’s top takes notes.

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Stay on track

… as I did on the cross-country slopes of Rothenturm, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

 

March of the humans

Pictures shot in Engelberg, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

 

Skiing as act of rebellion

Pictures shot on empty slopes of Engelberg, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

 

 

You see me no more

Pictures with human traces  shot in Ratenpass, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in,

Name your peak

Gross (1700 m.s.l.) and Chli Aubrig on the left, behind the Bockmattlipass (1,800 m.s.l.), Vorder Glärnisch (2,300 m.s.l.) and the Glärnisch (2,900 m.s.l.) on the right

The Sustenhorn peak (3,500 m.s.l.)

The Rigi peak (1,800 m.s.l.)

The Säntis massive on the left (2,600 m.s.l.), Mattstock (1,900 m.s.l.) in the center, the Chöpfenberg peak (1,900 m.s.l.) on the right

Pilatus (2,100 m.s.l.) behind Aegerisee.

Pictures shot in Ratenpass. Click each picture to zoom in.

 

Long shadows

Shadows on stage in Sechseläuten square, Zurich, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leave me alone

Pictures shot in Stoos, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

 

The steepest

The steepest funicular railway of the world bring you up to Stoos in a few minutes: the slope is 110%, about 47 degrees.

Best way for reaching the valley-station of the railway .

The old railway, now out of business

The ride up to the pea with the new railway

The Mythen peaks just behind the first railway tunnel

The split track in the middle of the run

Pictures shot on the way to and from Stoos, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

Forbidden crowds

Pictures shot in Stoos, Switzerland. Click each picture to zoom in.

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