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The Harz

The Harz

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Created/Edited: Jan 1, 2007 / Nov 28, 2016

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Climbing and hiking in the Harz mountains

The Harz Mountains at sunset

The Harz is German low mountain range. The granite massif of the Brocken is an elevation with a peak of 1142 metres.

There are deep ravines at the borders of the Harz, the Bode Valley near Thale is the "Grand Canyon" of the Harz.

Many granite rocks were shaped by erosion: the Käste Cliffs (a group of rocks) and the Marienwand in the Oker Valley near Goslar.

A view of the Brocken

The Brocken (1142 m)

The Brockenbahn

At the summit of the Brocken - 1142 m

Teufelskanzel and Hexenaltar in the sunshine

View towards the Wurmberg

Blick vom Brocken - Carl Irmer - 1885 (Photo from om)

Butterflies in the Harz

Flowers in the Harz

Coltsfoot - Huflattich

Touch-me-not (Springkraut)

Kästeklippen - granite rocks in the Oker Valley

Der Alte vom Berg


Marienwand in the Oker Valley

Marienwand - training ground for mountain climbers

Assistance - 1999Rahel is climbing the Marienwand

Rahel's assistance - 1999

Bodetal - the "Grand Canyon" of the Harz

Bodetal - the Grand Canyon of the Harz mountains

The Harz at sunset

View of Heimberg from Hahnenkleer Berg on a sunny day

The Harz at sunset


Evening mood

Panoramic View of the Harz at sunset

In the eveningThe Harz at sunsetWhat a beauty...

Panoramic View from Hahnenkleer Berg

What a spectacle...


Toads in the Harz mountains


A toad waiting patientlyAway from here!Even another toad



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Voted 10/10

great pictures nice report
Posted Sep 13, 2008 4:11 pm

hiltrud.liuRe: klasse


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Thanks for your comment!
Cheers, Hiltrud
Posted Sep 14, 2008 1:55 am

Art1989Exhaustive album!


Voted 10/10

I've attached some photos, if you don't mind :)
Posted May 8, 2011 4:27 pm

hiltrud.liuRe: Exhaustive album!


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Thank you.
Cheers, Hiltrud
Posted May 9, 2011 5:06 pm

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