A man climbs along the Eschbach crag (Eschbacher Klippen), some 35 kms (22 mls) north of Frankfurt.
Sunrays are refracted in a dewdrop on a meadow near Oberursel, just north of Frankfurt, Aug.15.
On a hiking trail near Grindelwald in the Swiss Alps, July 16.
Early snow on trees at Großer Feldberg mountain, about a 30 minute drive north of Frankfurt, Nov.12.
A hiker takes a selfie after reaching the summit of the Kalmit, at 672 meters (2204 ft) the highest peak in the Pfälzerwald (Palatinate Forest) in southwestern Germany, Oct. 26.
Here are the first pictures from my hiking trip to Madeira, a Portuguese island surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. (Photos taken Feb.27)