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Apr 29, 2018 - Not the walk we planned!

We headed out to go to the Breitach Klamm (a gorge) but there was so many people queuing to get into car park we gave it up and headed to Riezlern in Austria further down the Oberstdorf Valley. From here we walked down (very steep) to the Breitach River but found that path going back towards Germany was closed. It was one of those days. However there a path with clear signs on a side river. We decided to explore. We discovered a lovely path along side the river and then following signs we found a round walk back to Riezlern, discovering a...

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Jul 30, 2013 - Up the Kanzelwand and a walk across the top.

Today the weather was much better so we decided to go up the Kanzelwandbahn from Riezlern, Austria. From the top there was a round walk that went from the Kanzelwand (2,058m) to Fellhorn (2037m) and back. Although “as the crows fly” the distance between the two peaks didn’t look very far with going up and down and along ridges it certainly was just a few miles. Again there were some fantastic views except when we had a brief period of mountain mist when visibility was down to just a few feet. How quickly the mountain can change. There was...

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