Just after Soldaten Brunnen on route 4 (7.5km) is the quaint Schirm Hütte with its picture window view of the valley and villages beyond. At 830m altitude it is one of the highest huts on the Sommerberg plateaux and well worth visiting.
Just after Soldaten Brunnen on route 4 (7.5km) is the quaint Schirm Hütte with its picture window view of the valley and villages beyond. At 830m altitude it is one of the highest huts on the Sommerberg plateaux and well worth visiting. Sommerberg.org
With temperatures still around zero the snow remains good for skiing, at least for the cross-country skiers. The tow-lifts for the ski piste by the Skihütte restaurant were stationary this morning but maybe they will be operating later or over the weekend.
Several inches of snow fell overnight on top of an already thick cover ensuring perfect skiing conditions for Sunday. At the Grünhütte snow was still falling quite thickly just before midday and many cross-country skiers had taken refuge there.
Powder snow piled high on the tree branches was cascading down in the early morning sunshine today. After weeks of zero temperatures and little sunshine there is no shortage of snow. . Another photo from this morning and below some scenes of winter from previous weeks Meanwhile Rambo the ram and his flock […]
It is a cold and snowy start to 2010 but New Years Eve was celebrated in style with a glass of sekt, mild weather, a full moon and mostly clear starry skies. From our high vantage point on Sommerberg firework displays could be seen for miles illuminating the horizon in all directions. Best […]
A rare sight anywhere these days but here seen on Sommerberg today. A fine example of the classic 1960s coupe E-type Jaguar. Das Traumauto meiner Jugend und meines großen Idols… JERRY COTTON, der furchtlose FBI-Agent. Wir haben die billigen Nackenbeißer verschlungen und ausgetauscht, bis sie nicht mehr zu lesen waren…