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The Eiger Nordwand
Taken from Kleine Scheidegg, Switzerland. 03 Dec 2010


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kiss istvanGreat view

kiss istvan

Voted 10/10

to the classic north face route:the ramp,traverse of gods,exit cracks and the final snow field... Yes it's a dream of each climber. Thanks for sharing.
Posted Dec 10, 2010 2:01 pm

TimBThank you for your vote!


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I sat there in Kleine Scheidegg for several hours, just staring at that mountain.
I have wanted to see the Eiger since I was in elementary school. Dream realized, at long last.
Posted Dec 13, 2010 1:52 pm

hanswRe: Thank you for your vote!


Voted 10/10

The dream is not complete until you stand on the summit. Ask me:)
Posted Dec 13, 2010 4:10 pm

TimBRe: Thank you for your vote!


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You hit the nail on the head!
I do want to climb the Eiger now, worse than ever.
Posted Dec 13, 2010 4:22 pm

EricChuGreat picture you took of the Eiger!


Voted 10/10

But surely it wasn't much warmer than on the Untersberg at that moment hehehe?!
Posted Dec 17, 2010 5:16 pm

TimBRe: Great picture you took of the Eiger!


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It was around 0-5*F when I took that picture?
So, yeah, it wasn't exactly balmy!
Posted Dec 17, 2010 5:36 pm

MarcsoltanGreat photo of the Eiger Nordwand


Voted 10/10

I was there in April several years ago. Not much snow at the station, but plenty on the mountain in front of Kleinde Scheidegg. I think it's called Lauberhorn. I climbed it to the summit in full condition. It was cold but not -5 F.
I was looking for a partner crazy enough to climb the Eiger with me. Thank God nobody agreed to go. Too early in the season.
Posted Dec 20, 2010 7:14 pm

TimBRe: Great photo of the Eiger Nordwand


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I enjoy hearing climber's stories about the Eiger. The more I read about that mountain, the more I want to know all about it.
Posted Dec 20, 2010 9:47 pm

Boriss AndeanI'd like to be there...

Boriss Andean

Voted 10/10

at least staring at it for a while. It'd be a dream come true.

Thanks for sharing it TimB, nice picture!

Posted Dec 22, 2010 11:32 am

TimBRe: I'd like to be there...


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Seeing the Eiger was an amazing experience, the best part of my entire vacation!

I think I am hooked on mountains.
Posted Dec 22, 2010 3:20 pm

JoelSkokHave you seen the movie?


Voted 10/10

"The North Face", a feature length film based on a true story. Produced in Germany, all in German with English subtitles. A FANTASTIC movie, go see it. Gave this great shot a 10, as I have on all that I've looked at
Posted Dec 29, 2010 5:37 pm

TimBRe: Have you seen the movie?


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I have seen it, fantastic film, agreed.
I need to watch it again, methinks.
And thanks for your vote!
Posted Dec 29, 2010 11:05 pm

Kenzo OkawaWhat a pwerful Eiger North!

Kenzo Okawa

Voted 10/10

I long to visit Eiger, but not yet.
Thanks for posting!
Posted Jan 13, 2011 3:07 am



Voted 10/10

Makes my palms sweaty just looking at it! Great picture.
Posted Jan 31, 2013 12:02 pm

TimBRe: Awesome!


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Thanks, Jarpup!
That photo of mine just doesn't do that place justice.
I am heading back there in early October to spend a few more days around the Eiger/Moench/Jungfrau.
Needless to say, I can't wait!
Posted Jan 31, 2013 12:29 pm

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on Dec 8, 2010 3:17 pm

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Lat/Lon: 46.43786°N / 8.61328°E
Object Title: The Eiger Nordwand

Image Type(s): Alpine Climbing