Alpine

It was a long day, the air fine. We enjoyed the advantages of vigour of mind and strength and agility of body, and everything else essential to those engaged in such an undertaking and so had no other difficulties to face than those of the region itself. We found an old shepherd in one of the mountain dales, who tried, at great length, to dissuade us from the ascent, saying that some fifty years before he had, in the same ardour of youth, reached the summit, but had gotten for his pains nothing except fatigue and regret, and clothes and body torn by the rocks and briars. No one, so far as he or his companions knew, had ever tried the ascent before or after him. But his counsels increased rather than diminished our desire to proceed, since youth is suspicious of warnings (Excerpt of "Ascent of Mount Ventoux" by Petrarch)

Serra d'Ensija (Catalunya)
To the Summit (Serra d'Ensija, Catalan Pyrenees)
First Lights over Puigmal (Catalan Pyrenees)
Views from Pedraforca (Catalan Pyrenees)
Pedraforca (Catalan Pyrenees)
Pedraforca and Serra d'Ensija (Catalan Pyrenees)
Stubaier Höhenweg (Tirol, Austria)
Montblanc Range (French Alps)
Montblanc Range (French Alps)
Magic Moments (Montblanc Range, French Alps)
Magic Moments (Montblanc Range, French Alps)
Montblanc Range (French Alps)
Stubaier Höhenweg (Tirol, Austria)
Montserrat (Catalunya)
Foggy Morning in Montseny (Catalunya)
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