Besuch der wilden Flora im Goldauer Bergsturz-Gebiet
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May 24, 2020
Orchid hike Goldau landslideThe great misfortune happened on September 2, 1806. Gigantic masses of rock plunged into the valley.102 houses were buried under rubble. A total of 457 people and over 320 animals were killed.On the hike through the area of the Goldau landslide, you will repeatedly come across silent witnesses from that time: huge blocks of Nagelfluh shape the landscape.The area is now a cantonal plant protection reserve. Botany fans come here mainly because of the rare orchid species.