Austrian glacier
Photo Credit: Charles Stadtlander, USAG Schweinfurt Public Affairs
A tongue of dirt-encrusted glacier hangs above a river in Austria's Lechtal mountains. While glacier travel in remote areas requires specialized equipment and expertise, the E-5 hiking path skirts the dangerous areas to allow its travelers to get close to real mountain environments while avoiding treacherous situations.
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