“This is what freedom looks like to me.”
It’s a strange feeling to look down on the 5000m far away ground and just realize that you’re all on your own up there.
Just fly. Winter time soaring is great! Soaring in the wave is flying on whole another level! By saying this I don’t only mean the insane climbing rates which are possible – but also the stunning scenery below! It looks so unreal flying next to Germany’s highest mountain (Zugspitze 2.962 m) knowing you got that high with nature’s pure energy!
I still cannot find any words that would describe the feeling you have up there appropriately, so I’ll just let the pictures speak: