The Odle/Geislerspitzen....

The Odle/Geislerspitzen....

The Odle/Geislerspitzen. Photo taken descending from Col da la Pieres towards Furcela Forces de Sieles.
viktor stuffer
on Nov 3, 2005 2:08 pm
Image ID: 134412


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Lupino - Nov 3, 2005 2:26 pm - Voted 10/10

It's mine...

the first 4 star. Really a beautiful view of these mountains. Ciao


livioz - Nov 4, 2005 6:55 am - Voted 10/10

And mine..

the second one!

You should only point out where the photo was made from.

complimenti! (anche se in pratica è una foto di casa, per te, fortunato, con tanto ben di Dio a portata di mano... ;-)) )

viktor stuffer

viktor stuffer - Nov 4, 2005 8:15 am - Hasn't voted

Re: And mine..

Ciao Livioz, you're right, I've completed the caption now.

Thank you!


Charles - Nov 9, 2005 5:12 am - Hasn't voted


super shot!



viktor stuffer

viktor stuffer - Nov 9, 2005 11:26 am - Hasn't voted

Re: super

Thank you! Photo of the week...that´s sheer madness...but coooool :-))

maria grazia s

maria grazia s - Nov 9, 2005 5:44 am - Voted 10/10



viktor stuffer

viktor stuffer - Nov 9, 2005 12:36 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Ciao,

Grazie mille, Maria Grazia!

One day an SP member reading about my location (Val Gardena, Dolomites) told me, I should take the camera along even if I`m simply walking a meal off with a stroll. Well, I did it at his suggestion and apparently it was worthwhile :-))

maria grazia s

maria grazia s - Nov 9, 2005 12:52 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Ciao,

It's absolutely true!!

I know very well the place where you live; I don't know if you remember the advertising of some years ago, there was a picture taken in front of Ferrata Pisciadu, with 2 touristsseatted, looking at the Boe' Group; were my father and my mother....

I spent my holidays for at least 15 years in La Villa, (family Gran Ruaz hotels.....) hiking each day, I don't climb, only some Ferrata (Pisciadu, Mesule...), so I know quite well.....


Gangolf Haub

Gangolf Haub - Nov 9, 2005 1:04 pm - Voted 10/10

The Puez Geisler Group...

... has a new sig pic now. This is why I envy you so much about living in St. Christina...

viktor stuffer

viktor stuffer - Nov 9, 2005 1:39 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: The Puez Geisler Group...

Thanks Gangolf, I owe you another "Hefeweizen" beer :-)

Mathias Zehring

Mathias Zehring - Nov 9, 2005 2:20 pm - Voted 10/10

such a fine picture !

I did a trip on Col dla Pieres in September - and did not see anything because of fog and later rain. What a pity as I see now.

Congratulations for the POTW!

viktor stuffer

viktor stuffer - Nov 9, 2005 4:03 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: such a fine picture !

Thank you Mathias!

I took this pic about 2 weeks ago, on a typical "indian summer" day: no clouds far and wide, agreeable temperature, nobody around but a pride of about 30 chamois, in short, a perfect day. By the way, I took several nice pictures that day, I actually wanted to attempt my first SP trip report submission, but I have always such a lot of work, in addition I´m a sloth bear by nature, so....

skibumm - Nov 10, 2005 6:59 pm - Hasn't voted

People in the picture?

Are those 2 people in the picture or just shadows? Directly below the left peak towards the bottom of the picture. I'm trying to get an idea for the scale. How lucky you are to be able to take in such beauty!

Gangolf Haub

Gangolf Haub - Nov 11, 2005 1:25 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: People in the picture?

The two dots are hikers possibly. The trails you see are only footpaths so the scale would be right. This is the southern side of the Odle / Geisler Group, which is (believe it or not) the less impressive side. The drops to the north are vertical and cover up to 800m in elevation.

See this shot, which was taken from Seceda to the far left of Viktor's picture (probably even outside the frame) and the picture postcard view from the north. The peaks on Viktor's shot are the ones to the right of that picture, the lower ones so to say.

Gangolf Haub

Gangolf Haub - Nov 11, 2005 1:27 pm - Voted 10/10

And I forgot to direct to...

... Lorenzo`s stunning shot

viktor stuffer

viktor stuffer - Nov 11, 2005 4:06 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: People in the picture?

Gangolf and Skibumm, from the 2 dots to the summit of the highest peak in the picture there is an altitude difference of about 500 meters, so you realize that on this picture even Michael Jordan woudn´t be distinguishable :-)))


TorstenW - May 27, 2007 10:18 pm - Voted 10/10


These peaks look very challenging, but then again I am certainly no expert on the matter. This is a very powerful photo.

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