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Written by Laurence Sly - 04 Mar 2018
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Location notes
Kandergrund is on the mountain line from Brig to Frutigen. Whilst most trains now use the Lötschberg tunnel, some freight trains still use this mountain route.
Railway type and traffic
Hourly EMU and BLS/SBB freight.
You are at the top of the Tellenburg castle ruins.
Road directions
Once parked at Adelrainstrasse. Cross the road and follow the footpath up the hill to the Tellenburg castle. The shot is taken from the top of the castle.

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Kandergrund map co-ordinates
You can park in Adelrainstrasse.
Public transport
Frutigen station is around 2km away.

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Bahnhof-Reichenbach is in nearby Reichenbach. Although slightly further away, it offers far better value than the tourist towns of Thun and Spiez.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Googly map
Streetmap links
Kandergrund general view map
Kandergrund close up map

Windows Local Live Link - image quality may vary

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Photographic notes
The light is best late afternoon in the longer months.

General views - All photographs © Laurence Sly unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north

Fig 1 - Looking north

Fig 2 - Looking north

Fig 2 - Looking north

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