Mitterberg 19.2.2005

Short morning walk to Mitterberg (540 m) near Winzendorf (Fischauer Vorberge). Temperature about 0 C, small amounts of new snow after last week´s thaw. On descent icy driveway with residual old snow

Ascent through black pine forest. View to ruined castle Emmerberg and Hohe Wand

At times some oaks too

Another view to Emmerberg

Light black pine forest on the wooden ridge to Mitterberg

Schneeberg, covered with clouds above 1.600. Hohe Wand to the right.

Panorama of Hohe Wand taken from a small preliminary crag of Mitterberg. Click on the view for better resolution