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Lauteraarsattel (3124 m.a.s.l.)

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moderate
Distance 19.6 km
7:15 h
1,619 m
1,619 m
3,457 m
2,184 m
The incredibly wide glacier pass, or saddle as it is called, lies between the Nässihorn and Bärglistock. It separates the Upper Grindelwald Glacier and the Lauteraar Glacier and its location opens up interesting and adventurous traverses.

Ascent / Descent
A) Normal route from Gaulihütte. Difficulty ZS+
- Ascent / descent: 1598m | Counter ascent on descent: 676m
- Starting altitude: 2202 m.a.s.l. | Finishing altitude: 3124 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 2183 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 3457 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 7¼ h | Distance: 10.4 km

Ascent/descent
B) from Rosenlauibiwak. Difficulty ZS-
- Ascent / descent: 1462m | Counter ascent on descent: 645m
- Starting altitude: 2307 m.a.s.l. | Finish altitude: 3124 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 2307 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 3479 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 6¼ h | Distance: 9.2 km
- Places on the route: Dossen glacier

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Ascent / descent
C) from Lauteraarhütte. Difficulty WS
- Ascent / descent: 955m | Counter ascent on descent: 205m
- Starting altitude: 2376 m.a.s.l. | Finishing altitude: 3126 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 2164 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 3126 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4¼ h | Distance: 8.2 km

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Ascent / descent
F) from Aarbiwak. Difficulty WS-
- Ascent / descent: 807m | Counter ascent on descent: 408m
- Starting altitude: 2727 m.a.s.l. | Finish altitude: 3126 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 2312 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 3126 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4¼ h | Distance: 9.9 km
- Places on the route: Aarbiwak SAC
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Landscape
Highest point
3,457 m
Lowest point
2,184 m

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Start

Gaulihütte, SAC (2,199 m)
Coordinates:
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2'659'562E 1'163'894N
DD
46.623644, 8.216326
DMS
46°37'25.1"N 8°12'58.8"E
UTM
32T 440003 5163640
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Gaulihütte - Chammliegg - Chammli - Gauligletscher - Westliche Wätterlimi - Oberer Grindelwaldgletscher - Lauteraarsattel

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'659'562E 1'163'894N
DD
46.623644, 8.216326
DMS
46°37'25.1"N 8°12'58.8"E
UTM
32T 440003 5163640
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
19.6 km
Duration
7:15 h
Ascent
1,619 m
Descent
1,619 m
Highest point
3,457 m
Lowest point
2,184 m
Multi-stage route Scenic
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1600 m 1800 m
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