Gross Muttenhorn

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The Gross Muttenhorn is located just south of Furkapass and is the highest peak of the Muttenhorn Group. The peak has long north, south, and west ridges. The Mutt Glacier occupies the basin on the northwest.

Elevation (feet): 10,167
Elevation (meters): 3,099
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Latitude: 46.546528
Longitude: 8.427222
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1864
First successful climber(s): H. and F. Montgomery, Sedley Taylor, Melchior Blatter, and Kaspar Neuger
Nearest major airport: Zurich or Geneva
Convenient Center: Andermatt

Thanks to Fred Spicker and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Trip Reports

There are 2 trip reports for Gross Muttenhorn.

  • Log #12632 - by Dr. Markus Peceny on Aug 27, 20013.00 stars
    This is a really nice and compact, yet fairly easy climb. Ascent from Furkapass over a glacier an a quite steep snowfield (had to rope up), last part along the ridge to the top, beautiful view from...
  • Log #12633 - by Fred Spicker on Dec 26, 19993.00 stars
    Ascent via the West Ridge.