Walcherhorn

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The Walcherhorn is a beautiful vintage summit near the Mönch and the Eiger. The summit is reachable from the Jungfraujoch in about 3 hours via the Mönchsjochhütte across the Ewig Schneefeld glacier. Including an additional three hours for the descent and a break on the summit this tour can be accomplished within a day.

Elevation (feet): 12,113
Elevation (meters): 3,693
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Range/Region: Berner Oberland
Latitude: 46.555496
Longitude: 8.054695
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Bern, Switzerland
Convenient Center: Grindelwald, Switzerland

Thanks to Uwe Dengler for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

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  • Log #21706 - by Uwe Dengler on July 05, 2009
    Starting from the Jungfraujoch around 9:30 am we first walked to the Mönchsjochhütte. After putting on snow shoes, we crossed the Ewig Schneefeld Glacier and headed up the Walcherhorn from the...