Swiss Grand Canyon

Panoramas from the Swiss Grand Canyon. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon today known as Ruinaul

I am waiting for my train to Chur. It just arrives from Disentis and Ilanz. It is a train of the Rhaetian Railway.See also  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Versam andhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rh%C3%A4tische_Bahn
Down at the railway tunnel trough the "Chrummwag". About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon to...
Near the Anterior Rhine in the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon toda...
Down at the Anterior Rhine in the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon t...
Down at the Anterior Rhine in the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon t...
Down at the Anterior Rhine in the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon t...
Down at the Anterior Rhine in the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon t...
Going down into the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon today known as ...
Going down into the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon today known as ...
View over the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon today known as Ruinau...
View over the Ruinaulta valley. About 10'000 years ago the biggest rockslide of the alps came down from the Flimserstein and formed a lake of about 16 km length. Later on the Rhine ate through the debris and formed the canyon today known as Ruinau...
While I am waiting for the yellow Postauto, a freight train of the Rhaetian Railway arrives in Versam-Safien. In a minute or two, the passenger train to Chur will arrive.See also  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Versam andhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki...
It took the Rhaetian Railway from Chur till the beginning of the famous Safien valley in the alps. The train leaves for Ilanz and Disentis.I will the the yelklow Postauto up to the nice village Versam.See also  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Versam ...
The Ruinaulta or Rheinschlucht gorge is a spectacular gorge in Grison, Switzerland. It is ideal for kanuing or hiking. But in winter the gorge is very quiet with the exception of the trains of the Rhaetian Railway which run trough the gorge to con...