The cat humpback tower
... and the phenomenon of magnetic summit rocksDo not forget the compass when you hike the cat hump; at the summit ridges you can observe an amazing phenomenon. "Some say that they have already observed a deviation of the magnetic needle on the cat's hump, but this seems to be due to a mistake," said Albert Ludwig Grimm at the time. But it is not a mistake! At the magnetite-containing summit rocks, lightning has produced a significant magnetic deviation. Try it yourself ...
August 23, 2019
The Katzenbuckel is an extinct volcano and 626 m above sea level. NHN  the highest mountain of the Odenwald. It is located near Waldkatzenbach in the Neckar-Odenwald district of Baden-Württemberg.On the mountain stands the observation tower Katzenbuckel. It is the place of Katzenbuckelsees (ex quarry) and the path of the crystals (nature trail).more: de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katzenbuckel
September 16, 2019
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