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Pilatus – The Mountain Of Dragons

By |2019-03-27T11:22:57+02:00October 8th, 2014|Europe, Switzerland|

The ghost of Pilatus and the forbidden mountain In 1387, six clergymnen were inarcerated for planning an unauthorised journey to the lake of Pilatus and an ascent of the mountain peak. Fearful thunderstorms and heavy flooding around Pilaus were harbingers of something supernatural afoot, prompting the government of Lucerne to forbid locals and visitors alike from climbing the mountain. [...]