Rhonegletscher

Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine

The Litte Ice Age moraine, west of the glacier tongue, is the best location for viewing Rhonegletscher and its glacial lakes.

Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Fisheye lens photo from 671.950 / 159.230.
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Wide angle lens photo from 671.960 / 159.020 / 2296m.
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Moderate telephoto of the new glacial lake.
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Meltwater pond between the two glacial lakes.
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
The older of the two lakes; sediment terraces on the far left.
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Telephoto of small tabular icebergs in the older lake.
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Abstract art formed by water-filled crevasses...
Overview from the Litte Ice Age moraine
Small remnant of a mountain glacier on the SW flank of Sidelenhorn, near Rhonegletscher.
Photos Jürg Alean, 28. August 2007