Gwächtenhorn

Peak next to the Klein Schreckhorn (3494 m). Offers nice views to the Wetterhorn and Grindelwald. Can be accessed via the Schreckhornhütte and the Gwächtenjoch via the glacier area north of the (Grosses) Schreckhorn (4078 m). Descent can be done via the glacier to the Glecksteinhütte. If unfamiliar with the area, it is advisable to hire a local guide or to join a guided tour.

Elevation (feet): 10,381
Elevation (meters): 3,164
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Range/Region: Berner Oberland
Latitude: 46.60346
Longitude: 8.092632
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Bern, Switzerland
Convenient Center: Grindelwald, Switzerland

Thanks to Uwe Dengler for adding this peak.

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