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KWO water capture

Published over 1 year ago by Erik Krause

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The KWO, operating company of several hydro-electric power plants in the Grimsel and Susten region, captures water wherever they can to lead it through tunnels to their basins.

Nägelisgrätli near Grimsel

Published almost 2 years ago by Erik Krause

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The Nägelisgrätli provides a nice walk from Grimsel pass to the Rhone Glacier or vice versa. High above Gletsch it leads through t<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/naegelisgraetli-grimsel-switzerland">...(more)</a>

The Oberaar dam near Grimsel

Published almost 3 years ago by Erik Krause

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The Oberaar dam is one of the four major dams of the Grimsel electric power complex. The lake however fits nicely in the high alpine landscape with the glacier at the other end.

The Oberaar road at Grimsel

Published almost 3 years ago by Erik Krause

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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 wi<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-oberaar-road-at-grimsel-switzerland">...(more)</a>

The Oberaar glacier near Grimsel

Published almost 3 years ago by Erik Krause

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The Oberaar glacier is one of the sources of the river Aare which later flows through Berne. It is a nice target for a walk through a lovley high alpine landscape along the shore of the Oberaar lake.

Grimsel Hospiz

Published over 3 years ago by Dieter Hofer

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First Snow on Lake Grimsel Dam

Published almost 4 years ago by Dieter Hofer

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Der Grimselsee ist mit einem effektiv genutzten Volumen von 95 Mio. m3 der grösste Speichersee im Grimselgebirge. In der gl<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/first-snow-on-lake-grimsel-dam-switzerland">...(more)</a>

Upper and Lower Lake Grimsel

Published almost 4 years ago by Dieter Hofer

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Grimselsee or Lake Grimsel is an artificial lake near Grimsel pass in the Canton of Berne, Switzerland. With a volume of 95 m<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/upper-and-lower-lake-grimsel-switzerland">...(more)</a>

Grimselpass Gletsch Furka Rhonegletscher

Published almost 4 years ago by Dieter Hofer

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  Der Grimselpass ist ein Pass in den Alpen in der Schweiz. Die Grimselpasshöhe liegt auf 2'165 m ü. M. auf der europäischen Wasserscheide zwischen<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/grimselpassstrasse">...(more)</a>

The cascade at grimsel lake

Published about 4 years ago by Erik Krause

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The artificial waterfall on the north side brings water to the Grimsel lake from the neighboring Bächli valley and thus contributes to the Oberhasli hydroelectric power plants.

Grimsel Alpine Power Dam

Published about 4 years ago by Erik Krause

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Grimsel 'Spittallamm' dam was finished in 1932 to gain power from the river Aare which has it's source in the Aare glaciers comin<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/grimsel-alpine-power-dam-switzerland">...(more)</a>

Glacier gorge near grimsel pass

Published about 4 years ago by Erik Krause

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The ice age glaciers have formed the upper Aare valley. They rounded and polished the granite and deep beneath their surfa<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/glacier-gorge-near-grimsel-pass-switzerland">...(more)</a>

Sidelhorn (2764m) gigapixel version

Published over 4 years ago by Erik Krause

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From Sidelhorn near grimsel pass in Switzerland you have a magnificent view into the Uri, Bern and Valais alps. Finsteraarhorn <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/sidelhorn-grimsel-swiss-alps-gigapixel">...(more)</a>