Matterhorn - Monte Cervino

Matterhorn - Monte Cervino

This photo is one of the few I managed to take on this years trip to the Alps. I managed to pick up some sort of stomach bug or food poisoning in Geneva and spent the entire holiday feeling sick in my tent. I didn't manage to climb a thing and I still feel pissed off... ah well there's always next year :) (July 2007). Another photo I managed to get: HERE!
on Aug 7, 2007 2:02 pm
Image Type(s): Scenery
Image ID: 321055


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Kaallin Krimp

Kaallin Krimp - Aug 7, 2007 5:51 pm - Voted 10/10

To bad...

...about your trip. But a beautiful photo of Matterhorn. Was it that much snow this July?

Cheers, Kaallin!


Nanuls - Aug 8, 2007 12:38 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: To bad...

Hi there, thanks for your comment, my trip sucked but I figure the mountains still going to be there next year so its not the end of the world. Yea there was quite a bit of snow up there when I took the photo, the previous two days had seen a lot of fresh snowfall and the conditions where a bit dodgy. Six soldiers were killed by an avalanche on the Jungfrau because of it.


EricChu - Sep 19, 2010 11:05 am - Voted 10/10

A wonderful photo of the Matterhorn!

Sorry about the rather bad luck you had back then in 2007 - I can see though you've had very productive mountain summers afterwards, judging by your gallery...That photo you shot of the Matterhorn is a superlative, in any case, one of the best I've seen in quite a while already, and Matterhorn photos are after all almost inflationary and competition is tough!


Nanuls - Sep 23, 2010 4:14 am - Hasn't voted

Re: A wonderful photo of the Matterhorn!

Thanks Eric, it was bad luck, but that's just how things go sometimes, and as you say, I've done plenty since. Thanks for the vote!


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