Rimpfischhorn

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.

Elevation (feet): 13,776
Elevation (meters): 4,199
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Range/Region: Pennine Alps
Latitude: 46.023134
Longitude: 7.884015
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.

Trip Reports

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

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  • Log #22003 - by roger gaff on July 12, 2010
    Walked 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,...