Telephoto Lens Target - World's Most Famous Mountain Hut and Lake Seealpsee

World's Most Famous Mountain Hut and Lake Seealpsee - An impressive Photo-Hike at Schäfler Mountain in Alpstein

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When the hut is one of the main focal points of a hike, you know you are not dealing with ordinary, everyday hikers' shelter. The Äscher Hut in northeastern Switzerland is the most prominent inn in the Alps, and one look at the photograph below will tell you how special it truly is. Just imagine being there and using it as a vantage point for your photography hike. Good news - with the help of Mountain Moments, you can!
The Best Photo Vantage Point in Switzerland? Backpack and Discover Saxer Lucke!

The Best Photo Vantage Point in Switzerland? Backpack and Discover Saxer Lucke!

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The catchphrase, "life was more simple back then" can probably be attributed to photography too, with way-back-when generations of cameras having a lot fewer buttons and editing opportunities. But with photo occasions that nature provides us with, we can't be anything else than grateful for seemingly unlimited memory space and flexibility on our favorite time-freezer contraptions. Take the Swiss Alps for example, and the Saxer Lücke destination we cover here. If you are a photographer and a nature lover with experience in hiking, this is the place to be.
The Great Wall of Sassolungo - High-Altitude Trail in the Dolomites

The Great Wall of Sassolungo - High-Altitude Circular Trail in the Dolomites

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This circular hike lives from its 360° panoramic view of the Dolomites. To the north the Puez-Odle group, to the west the Schlern-Catinaccio (Rosengarten) massif, to the east the Sella towers, and to the south the Pala group. Here at Mountain Moments, we can help you plan your next mountain photography adventure
Demanding Sella Massif Climb - Use Piz Boè Peak as Photography Vantage Point

Demanding Sella Massif Climb - Use Piz Boè Peak as Photography Vantage Point

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Between Alta Badia and the Val Gardena valleys, stretches the impressive Sella massif, a buffet where amateur and professional photographers take any amount of pictures they want, on the house. There are two conditions, though - one is a full battery, and the other is hiking experience, as some hiking routes are equally challenging and rewarding. We cover one such trail here.
Alpine Photography Realized - Lago di Carezza Family-Friendly Hike

Alpine Photography Realized - Lago di Carezza Family-Friendly Hike

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Time flies when you're having fun, so 9.1-kilometer Lago di Carezza family-friendly hiking route could end in what seems to be a blink of an eye. But you will have your photographs and memories with you, as well as the possibility to make this nature episode into a rerun.
Heavenly Hike Towards Romantic Villnöss Chappel in the Heart of Dolomites

Heavenly Hike Towards Romantic Villnöss Chappel St.Ranui (St.John) in the Heart of Dolomites

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The moment we separate from our daily digital lives to reconnect with nature is the moment we regain that old, familiar feeling of being one with the Earth. At that moment, the only digital thing we need is our camera, to forever capture the sights around us. The Villnöss Valley in the Dolomites is a beautiful example of that, which makes this 6-kilometer hiking route such a desirable expedition. Find out everything you need to know about your next outdoor adventure.
Is Braies the Most Beautiful Lake in Italy? Backpack Trough Puster Valley and Find Out

Is Lago di Braies the Most Beautiful Lake in Italy? Backpack along the lake and Find Out

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Not a lot of things can compare to gazing over the glossy, reflective surface of a quiet, peaceful lake in a mountain-occupied area, even if it's just for a few moments. Lago di Braies, a beautiful 1500m-high mountain lake in Italy, will make you forget about the act of blinking.

Unite With Nature on Prato Piazza Pasture in Braies Valley - We Mapped Out This Difficult Hiking Route

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How is your hiking form? If you are up for a challenge, we have a 16-kilometer circular trail that will test your endurance, fill up your camera memory, and calm down the backpacker in you that never wants to rest. Enter the Prato Piazza, a high mountain pasture at over 2000 meters at the end of the Braies Valley.

Three Peaks of Interest! Ultimate Photo Tips, Route Description and Map for Your Tre Cime Hike

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The Three Peaks of Dolomites are the white whale of mountain photography - many mountain photographers are obsessed with capturing it. Luckily, this UNESCO World Heritage wonder is not out of reach, as everyone who visits South Tyrol knows. Be the next one to photograph the Tre Cime on a hiking route explored and explained below.
Long, Easy Hike - Backback Trough Alpe di Siusi, the Largest Alpine Meadow in Europe

Long and easy Hike - Backpack through Alpe di Siusi and enjoy the biggest Alpine Pasture and the famous Photo Locations

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Alpe di Siusi, the Largest Alpine Meadow in Europe, with its 56 square kilometers, and relatively easy hiking access, attract people of all ages, both individuals and groups. This family-friendly route offers so much to nature lovers and photographers, and the 18-kilometer path, to visitors' delight, never seems to end. Explore all the detail below and joins us on the Dolomites.
Live, Laugh, Lakes - Easy and Revealing Hike to Shiny Gerold in the Bavarian Alps

Live, Laugh, Lakes - Easy and Revealing Hike to Shiny Gerold Lake in the Bavarian Alps

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Edgar Allan Poe wrote long ago, "So lovely was the loneliness of a wild lake." Here at Mountain Moments, with all the beautiful, small, localized patches of water we have seen over the years, we can't and won't argue with this famous American poet. On this particular hiking route in the Bavarian Alps, these words will be proven multiple times, so check out our hiking route and join us on this backpacking nature thrill-hike.
Is Schreck the Prettiest Mountain Lake in Germany? Visit the Bavarian Alps and Judge for Yourself

Is Schreck the Prettiest Mountain Lake in Germany? Visit the Bavarian Alps and Judge for Yourself

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When you photograph the lakes, do you prefer making this beautiful, reflecting water the main subject of your photos, or do you use the lake as part of a bigger scene? When you come to Bavarian Alps on your hiking trip and see Schreck lake, we suggest you try every method and make the most of your memory card space. This beauty may just be overwhelming, so grab your hiking equipment and join on this difficult but rewarding backpacking adventure.
Royal Photos of King’s Lake - Hiking Treasure Map to Berchtesgaden National Park

Royal Photos of King’s Lake - Hiking Treasure Map to Berchtesgaden National Park

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Here at Mountain Moments, we have many treasure maps, with plenty of clues and re-discoverable rewards that are shared, instead of plundered. The picture-perfect example is the Berchtesgadener Land, one of the most beautiful landscapes in Germany, and King’s lake (Königssee) and Upper Lake (Obersee) which come with the adjacent mountains and are reminiscent of Norwegian fjords. Bring your hiking equipment and your camera, and let's sail (hike) toward this destination together.
Pinch Me Moment! Take This Neuschwanstein Dreamlike Hike Around the Fairytale Castle

Pinch Me Moment! Take This Neuschwanstein Dreamlike Hike Around the Fairytale Castle

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On a 20-kilometer medium-difficulty dream hike to a Neuschwanstein castle, it is good to have company. There is a chance you will need to have witnesses, because some people may not believe the images were not drastically manipulated in Photoshop. You will hardly believe yourself, and you will realize why Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the biggest visitor magnets in the Bavarian Alps, and even Germany.
Hover Over Zillertal on a Suspension Bridge in Tyrol - Ice World Hike Mapped Out!

Hover Over Zillertal Bridge in Tyrol - Our favourite Hike Mapped Out!

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We will not hold you in a suspense about your next potential hiking adventure - a suspension bridge in Zillertal will do that. Look at some of the Mountain Moments photos below, and tell us, wouldn't you like to be a person in this picture? Find out how to get there with the help of a map and other information provided below. This is a reasonably (not overly) difficult hiking trail in Austria, so take your camera, your hiking equipment and join us.
Lagazuoi Hike - Stunning Views & WW1 History

Kodak Moment on Lagazuoi Hike - Stunning Panorama With World War One History

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Lagazuoi mountain, a hiker's dream, has stunning panoramic views and its own World War 1 history. Find out how you can be a part of this 2-kilometer route.
Cinque Torri Hike - Reach the Summit of Mount Nuvolau and Take Photos of Five Stone Towers

Cinque Torri Hike - Reach the Summit of Mount Nuvolau and Take Photos of Five Stone Towers

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Five rock towers Quinta Torre await you on the 10.5km Cinque Torri route, which leads to the summit of Mount Nuvolau. See the map of your next hiking trip.
Easy Joy Hike and Photography Gold - Capture Gorgeous Mountain Lake Federa Near Cortina d'Ampezzo

Easy Joy Hike and Photography Gold - Capture Gorgeous Mountain Lake Federa Near Cortina d'Ampezzo

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Passo Giau, a high mountain pass in the province of Belluno, is a popular destination for hikers and photographers who choose to explore Dolomite's wonders. The main reason is often Lage Federa, one of the most beautiful lakes this mountain range has to offer.

Sweet and Challenging Marmolada Hike - Reach the Sky on Dolomites's Highest Mountain

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Marmolada sounds sweet, looks amazing in photographs, but it is not for faint-hearted as far as hiking is concerned. For those more experienced who love challenging hikes and can't wait to connect with nature on Dolomite's highest mountain, we have a 9.4km long treat for you.
Easy Hike for Hardcore Photographers - Access the Col Rodella 360° Viewpoint

Easy Hiking Trip for Hardcore Photographers - Access the Col Rodella 360° Viewpoint

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Every professional or aspiring photographer knows the importance of a good vantage point, and how a mere changing of the position affects the entire shot. On Col Rodella 360° viewpoint, a popular hiking destination, it's not so hard to get the best results possible, and here you will find out why.