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Allalinhorn East Ridge 4027m from Britannia Hut

A different approach to the Allalinhorn! Starting point is the Britannia hut on 3030m.

The trail leads you first over the slopy Hohlaub glacier to the beginning of the East Ridge. Following along the impressive snow ridge you will be provided by a stunning view over the remote area of the Allalin glacier. Before reaching the summit you will conquer a short, but exhilarating rock step that will require easy scrambling. The descent is via the normal route.

 

++  Tour of medium difficulty, easy rock

++  Good average athletic fitness

 

Ascent 1000m in 4hrs
Descent 500m in 1.5 hrs

 
 
Group tour CHF 270 per person (3 persons minimum) / excl. the overnight stay in the hut
Private tour from CHF 760 / excl. the overnight stay in the hut

 

Equipment required:

climbing harness
crampons with antibott
ice axe
hiking pole
head lamp
windproof and warm clothing
(possibly gaiters)
gloves
beanie or hat
sunglasses and sun protection

Equipment hire: 

CHF 25 for climbing harness, crampons, ice axe & hiking pole
 

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