Autumn Colors at Grosser Ahornboden
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Autumn Colors at Grosser Ahornboden

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This seasonal mountain pasture in a region of the Alps known as Karwendel is part of a protected area in the border region between Tyrol and Bavaria. The valley is famous for the large amount of old sycamore maples and their spectacular autumn colors. Several of the trees actually date back to the Thirty Years' War which took place between 1618 and 1648, some even reach an age of about 600 years. This remote location in Tyrol, Austria can only be accessed via a toll road coming from Bavaria, Germany.

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