Images from space:

Innsbruck and the Inn and Sill Valleys from space.

Another view of Innsbruck and the Tyrol from space.

A much-labeled true-color image of the Tirol.

A MODIS satellite image of the Alps.

A radar image of the Ötztal Alps.
      The same with the route of the Obergurgl fieldtrip.

An image that encapsulates a lot of alpine and glacial geology:
    STS 066's image of Mt. Everest and the Himalayas.


e-mail to Railsback (
Back to Railsback's Alpine and Glacial Geology course page.
Railsback's main web page
UGA Geology Department web page