The Oberaar road at Grimsel
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The Oberaar road at Grimsel

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The Oberaar road can be used in only one direction at a time by cars. But it offers a breathtaking view at the Grimsel lake with dam and Hospiz 300m below. And it provides a convenient way to visit the Oberaar lake and glacier.

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