|Difficulty:||Basic Snow/Ice Climb|
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1859|
|First successful climber(s):||Leslie Stephen, R. Liveing, Melchior Anderegg, and Johann Zumtaugwald|
Thanks to Terrill Thompson for adding this peak.
Rimpfischhorn is a 4000 meter peak located in the mountain chain that connects the Monte Rosa with the Mischabel peaks, north of the Dom. The normal route involves an approach from Saas Fee with an overnight stay at the Britannia hut. However it can also be approached from Zermatt, with an overnight stay at either the Hotel Fluhalp or Täsch hut.
Thanks to Terrill Thompson for this description.
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There is one trip report for Rimpfischhorn.
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- Log #22003 - by roger gaff on July 12, 2010Walked up to the Brittania Hutte, for overnight stay, from Saas Grund on a pleasant walk via Platjen. After progress along parts of Allalin and Adler glaciers we ascended the West ridge in cold,...