Local Heart, Global Soul

November 11, 2018

Getting To A Glacier Lookout…

Family Kiwidutch continue their Franz Josef Glacier walk…

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

Unusual coloured lichen on the rocks…

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

The group of people up ahead are standing at the lookout point… as far as Himself and the kids will get today.

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

Close up you can see this is rock…

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

but from further away it could be mistaken for a waterfall…

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

Deep groves as the glacier scratched it’s way over this rock…

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

A close-up of some of those grooves and scratches…

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Family Kiwidutch)

2 Comments »

  1. Amazing! Are the glaciers still receding.

    Comment by Piglet in Portugal — November 11, 2018 @ 7:56 am | Reply

    • Piglet,
      I am very sad to say that yes they are. We are polluting this world with our ever increasing consumerism and the heavy industry behind it and over-population. I am seriously worried what kind of world we are leaving our kids and future generations to inherit.

      Comment by kiwidutch — November 12, 2018 @ 6:26 am | Reply


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