Ascent of Lindenberg on 2014-02-01
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Saturday, February 1, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||878 m / 2881 ft|
Ascent Trip ReportI parked at ther farm of Peierhof (Peyerhof) on Müswangerstrasse, and headed quickly between the farm buildings towards the forest, on a part paved road covered in alternative cowshit and ice (not a pleasant combination). After entering the forest, the road turned to dirt, then became snow covered. At a crossroads, the summit of Lindenberg was signposted, and at the "top" (flat summit area), there was a cross, little shrine complete with candle burning in a lantern, and even a Swiss Alpine Club summit book in the usual metal can, which I very surprised to see outside of the high summits in the Alps - somebody must consider this an important peak. I considered it a nice walk in the forest on a cold sunny winter's day.
The summit of Lindenberg on a beautiful winter's day (2014-01-28). Photo by Lee Newton.
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|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||88 m / 286 ft|
| Distance:||2 km / 1.2 mi|
| Route:||Forest roads and signed path|
| Trailhead:||Peierhof 790 m / 2595 ft|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Weather:||Cold, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||15 Minutes|
| Time Down:||15 Minutes|
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