The Daubenhorn is the most southeasterly summit in the Wildstrubel region. It's northeast ridge rises directly above Gemmi Pass. The northwest flank is an easy scramble and a frequently skied route in the spring. The view from the summit down into Leukerbad it truly impressive.

Elevation (feet): 9,652
Elevation (meters): 2,942
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Range/Region: Berner Oberland
Latitude: 46.389333
Longitude: 7.602583
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1879
First successful climber(s): Mr. Fox and party
Nearest major airport: Geneva or Zurich
Convenient Center: Leukerbad

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

Trip Reports

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

There are 2 trip reports for Daubenhorn.

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  • Log #9095 - by Olivier Mermod on Sep 27, 2001
    Thanks for your reference. Also, let me hope you and your visitors enjoy the pictures taken there. http://www.troillet.net/alpinisme/daubenhorn/index.
  • Log #9096 - by Fred Spicker on May 06, 1999
    Ascent via the NW Flank with Tanya Spicker and Sarah Griswald. An impressive view of Leukerbad from the summit!