I usually like the Wintertime. The Harz is always really beautiful when all the Trees are powdered over and the Teiche are frozen. The last few Years, we did not have much of that though. And this Winter started out bad as well. The first real Snow we had here came around a few Days… Continue reading This Winter
Yesterday, I visited the Oderteich for the first Time in quite a While. I did something else differently as well though: After just using one Prime Lens for the last few Months, I switched back to my Zooms. That Prime Lens is really awesome, and I will definitely continue using it. Just not exclusively. After… Continue reading Limiting Choices
The Oderteich definitely is one of my absolute favourite Places in the Harz. Due to Overcrowding, I do not visit it that often though. Also, there are many other beautiful Places here that I also really like. But after not visiting in a while, I just had to visit the Oderteich today. There was no… Continue reading Visiting the Oderteich
Starting in Osterode, the Harzer Hexenstieg is just under 100 kilometres long in its entirety. While it is a ‘short’ Trail in the grand Scheme of Things, it is the longest official Path in the Harz. One Time, I actually walked the first Stage of the Hexenstieg in Reverse from Buntenbock to Osterode with my… Continue reading The Hexenstieg
The Harz is beautiful. But it is also massively overcrowded, especially during the Wintertime. And that Mass Tourism brings its very own Problems with it. And it can be really bad. I really do not think that it can stay that Way, not just because of the Pandemic, but because Nature is Hurting. And a… Continue reading The Dark Side of the Harz.
Winter in the Harz is a beautiful Season. There is a lot of Snow, and it looks awesome on the Trees and Mountains. I absolutely love it. Sadly, we have not had that much Snow this Year. There was pretty much none, except for higher Regions around Torfhaus and the Oderteich. Snow in the Harz.… Continue reading So much Snow!