The Summit Tower of la Mèsola

The main summit tower of la Mèsola seen from a little below the east summit. In the background the Sella plateau with Piz Boè (right). Photo by Karen Fjerdingstad.

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mtn_pika

mtn_pika - Aug 5, 2006 12:07 am - Voted 10/10

Astounding!

Absolutely amazing photograph!

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Aug 5, 2006 9:14 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Astounding!

Thank you for your kind comment which pleased my wife very much.

jhp1004 - Sep 9, 2006 10:40 pm - Voted 10/10

Beautiful

I should hav been there myself this summer, but it was too dangerous, wet and slippery the first part. Sad to say.
Jørgen

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Sep 10, 2006 10:25 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Beautiful

Thank you for the comment. We were lucky to have dry rock when we climbed it, but the samme afternoon there was a thunderstorm with torrential rain!

Ejnar

justahiker

justahiker - Oct 30, 2006 4:36 pm - Voted 10/10

Woow!!

Beautiful!!

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Oct 30, 2006 4:56 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Woow!!

Thank you very much from my wife!

Dave K - Mar 11, 2007 4:29 pm - Voted 10/10

Wow!

What a view! Great shot Ejnar!

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Mar 12, 2007 2:57 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Wow!

Thank you from my wife, who took the photo, and from myself.

Commando

Commando - Aug 19, 2007 3:57 pm - Voted 10/10

Great!

What an awesome picture! Makes me wish I was there!

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Aug 19, 2007 5:04 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Great!

Thank you. Yes, it is quite an impressive place.

IGO

IGO - Sep 4, 2007 11:46 pm - Voted 10/10

Stunning

Elevated my breating while sitting still in my chair.

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Sep 9, 2007 11:04 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Stunning

Thank you for the comment - you must be used to breathtaking views, though, from your Grand Canyon trip!

IGO

IGO - Sep 9, 2007 6:50 pm - Voted 10/10

Breathtaking indeed!

Indeed I am. I've been hiking the Grand Canyon for 30 years.

Fábio Oliva

Fábio Oliva - Oct 1, 2007 4:47 pm - Voted 10/10

Where were you...

while taking this photo?
Fantastic shot and angle!

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Oct 3, 2007 10:01 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Where were you...

Thank you very much from my wife. The photo might look as if was taken from a helicopter, but actually it was taken from a little below the top of the east summit of la Mèsola, which is only slightly lower than the central summit, but a much less dramatic looking peak. (It may be seen in my wife's "Father and Son on Mèsola" photo, currently number 30 among our highest rated photos.)

hiltrud.liu

hiltrud.liu - Oct 7, 2007 6:11 pm - Voted 10/10

Majestic...

and colossal!
Cheers, Hiltrud

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Oct 8, 2007 4:35 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Majestic...

Thank you very much from both of us.
Best wishes,
Ejnar

ran504

ran504 - Nov 2, 2007 3:53 pm - Voted 9/10

Incredible

This is a beautiful photo. I have never been to Europe, but would love to go someday. There is so much to see and so little time! Maybe when I retire... Thank you for your comment on my photo of Lake Powell Arizona. Best wishes to you both. You are models of what I hope for my not so distant future!
ran504 (Randy)

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Nov 3, 2007 12:53 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Incredible

Thank you for your kind words about the photo and us! Yes there is much to see in Europe, and the Alps are an incredibly varied mountain chain, we hope you get a chance to go there sometime.

SteveOs

SteveOs - Dec 27, 2007 1:33 am - Voted 10/10

Great Photo!

This part of the Alps looks so much like parts of our Rockies. Beautiful! Someday, I too hope to visit.

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