My first attempt to climb the Zugspitze

Travel time: August 2005  |  by valesca schaefer

In Memoriam

To the memory of my uncle

Alexander
(1945-2006)

Alexander
(1945-2006)

who went backcountry skiing in the Berchtesgaden Alps and was killed by an avalanche at the Röthwand.

His life was full of traveling and adventure.
May he rest in peace.

© valesca schaefer, 2005
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The trip
 
Description:
My uncle Alexander had invited me to climb Germanys highest mountain with him. We had then arranged a date which turned out to be the worst we could have chosen: the whole area was flooded!
Details:
Start of journey: Aug 22, 2005
Duration: 3 days
End of journey: Aug 24, 2005
Travelled countries: Austria
Germany
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The Author
 
valesca schaefer is an active author on break-fresh-ground. since 17 years.
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