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Hiking up to the Pilatus 6
Switzerland

From a nice hike from Alpnachstad up to the Pilatus. The Pilatus cog railway transports a lot of tourists up to the Pilatus. It is the steepest rack railway in the world, with a maximum gradient of 48%.

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilatus_Railway

From here you see the rack railway line with several railcars going up to the Pilatus at the same time. I saw a maximum of four railcars going up at the same time.

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Uploaded: 05/11/2012
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Tags: alpnachstaad; pilatus; luzern; rack railway; cog railway; hike; swiss; switzerland; alps; mountains
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