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Stonepiles on Gornergrat

Published 11 days ago by Johan Offermans & Karl Overholt

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View from the summit of Gornergrat, a 3100m high mountain near Zermatt in Switzerland. From the summit, you can get a spectacular view of the Gorner<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/gornergrat-stones">...(more)</a>

Neolithic Burial Cairns Caithness Scotland

Published about 1 year ago by Richard Gunn

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The Grey Cairns of Camster are two Neolithic burial mounds dating from the 4th millenium BC. Both cairns have burial chambers accessed via low narrow passageways.

Vilaflor to Las Canadas Caldera zigzag footpath cairn

Published over 1 year ago by Mark Vanstone

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A zig-zag footpath leads from the TF-21 road, near Vilaflor, to the edge of the caldera, passing isolated Canari<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/vilaflor-to-las-canadas-caldera-zigzag-footpath-cairn">...(more)</a>

Building cairns in a mountain creek

Published almost 2 years ago by Erik Krause

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If a day is too hot to walk in the mountains it is a good alternative to have fun in a mountain creek. Building Cairns is only one of many possibilities.

Bealach Na Ba

Published about 2 years ago by David Rowley

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Looking over the isle of Skye from Bealach na Bà (Pass of the Cattle), the 2rd highest paved road in Scotland.

Meall Fuar-mhonaidh minor summit

Published over 2 years ago by Dave Kennard

A minor summit of Meall Fuar-mhonaidh, near Loch Ness, Scotland. There are a number of minor summits on the hill, all topped<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/meall-fuar-mhonaidh-minor-summit-scotland">...(more)</a>

Minor summit of Meall Fuar-mhonaidh

Published over 2 years ago by Dave Kennard

A minor summit of Meall Fuar-mhonaidh, near Loch Ness, Scotland. The minor summit is topped with a cairn, the true summit<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/minor-summit-of-meall-fuar-mhonaidh-scotland">...(more)</a>

The Most Taxing Runway - Kai Tak International Airport amidst the Skyscrapers of Hong Kong

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Taken on a narrow ridge of Kowloon Peak, the now defunct Kai Tai Internationa<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-most-taxing-runway-kai-tak-international-airport-amidst-the-skyscrapers-of-hong-kong">...(more)</a>

Cefn Bryn

Published about 3 years ago by Richard Hope

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Cefn Bryn, the backbone of the Gower Peninsular runs for 5 miles, made of old red sandstone, it is liberally seeded with large pieces of quartz conglo<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/cefn-bryn-wales">...(more)</a>

Great Cairn

Published about 3 years ago by Richard Hope

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105m west of Arthur's Stone on Cefn Bryn on the Gower Peninsular, Wales is the Neolithic burial tomb called Great Cairn (Maen Ceti in Welsh). It is <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/great-cairn-wales">...(more)</a>

Arthurs Stone

Published about 3 years ago by Richard Hope

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Arthur's Stone (Maen Ceti in Welsh) is a Neolithic burial tomb on the north of Cefn Bryn on the Gower Peninsular, Wales. The suggested date of the<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/arthurs-stone-wales">...(more)</a>

Parc Le Breos

Published about 3 years ago by Richard Hope

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Parc le Breos burial chamber, Parc Cwm long cairn or Giants Grave as it is also known is a Neolithic chambered tomb dating back some 5850 years to<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/parc-le-breos-wales">...(more)</a>

A l'intérieur du cairn de l'Ile Carn

Published almost 4 years ago by Zaellig

Ce cairn, d'une circonférence de 110 à 130 mètres, s'il est loin d'avoir l'importance de celui de Barnenez dont il est le contempo<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/chambre-nord-du-cairn-de-l-ile-carn">...(more)</a>

Peat hill, Stenness, Orkney

Published about 4 years ago by John Leith

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The hill is known locally as the peat hill because it was where all the fuel for the parish was collected. For this picture I was l<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/peat-hill-stenness-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Cuween Hill Cairn, Firth, Orkney

Published over 4 years ago by John Leith

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Cuween Hill Cairn is a chambered tomb from about 3000 BC. The remains of eight people were found inside along with the rema<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/cuween-hill-cairn-finstown-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>