U.S. Soldiers Tackle Rugged Trail in Germany

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. Gregory Kershner, left, leads his squad on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. Kershner is assigned to the 615th Military Police Company, 709th Military Police Battalion. The trail, which combines foot marching with obstacles and rapid elevation changes, is designed to replicate terrain in the current operating environment.  U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • A U.S. soldier helps another soldier get over a berm obstacle on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers climb over an obstacle on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers scramble over a rocky obstacle on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers cross over water on wooden planks on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • A U.S. soldier helps another soldier get over a wooden wall on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers climb an obstacle on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers help another soldier onto a hanging ladder along a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • A U.S. soldier crawls across a hanging ladder on a rugged trail in Grafenwoehr, Germany, March 26, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger