Well the intrepid explorers returned Unfortunately due to weather and maybe a lack if experience the route was not finished. They turned round after only making progress of 500m per hour. A lot harder than expected with not much actual klettersteig. Andy struggled with the altitude and exposure and Stu had to bravely make the decision to return. Only just making back to the hit intone at the top if the gondola we received a phone call whilst we were having dinne...
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Party in the park was NOT quite what I expected. Well whilst the boys are away the girls will play or maybe not. Stinking dancing toon with a lot of old people in like the local legion club is not what we expected. So we made a quick escape
Well the morning of the great intrepidation of the jubiliumsgrade and as ever I'm the first one up sorting dogs out and getting things ready at 6:15am and I'm not even doing it. The rain has finally stopped and it's a beautiful morning so I think they will have the weather gods on there side today so that's good. The first leg which should take them to the mittenhütte ( where they will camp for the night) in about 5 hours with 9 different klettersteigs ranging...
Stu and Andy getting ready for the ridge walk tomorrow from the top of the Zugspitz to the Alpspitz. I am very jealous I seem to miss all the fun although there pre plan preparation seems a bit to organised for me. Anyway so another day off today and then the next 2 days of pottering waiting for the boys to get back. including getting the dogs done to go home and a music festival in the kurpark in the evening.
Although a complete wash out today having only stopped rainning for an hour or so iI was grateful for the rest. We went back to the new outdoor shop that we pretty much live at and had a little wander round the shops. Luckily dogs are still tired so they didn't mind. Just had the most amazing dinner in a traditional bavarian inn. Fab atmospher with a guy playing the accordion and the token old farmer man in his hat and jumper with the same pint not moving in the...