Icy in the summer
Photo Credit: Charles Stadtlander, USAG Schweinfurt Public Affairs
A hiker navigates misty conditions and fresh snow while approaching the summit of the Pitztaler Jochl in Austria, which sits at nearly 10,000 feet above sea level. Even in mid-August, snow is possible at high mountain passes, but navigation is almost always straightforward as the E-5 hiking path is marked by easy-to-spot red markers.
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