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Trifthoren south-east summit (approx. 3230 m.a.s.l.)

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moderate
Distance 12.1 km
4:30 h
1,137 m
1,137 m
3,230 m
2,025 m
To the north-east of the Lauteraar glacier, a mountain range stretches along its entire length, on which the Trifthoren main peak can also be found. The south-east summit is ideally suited as a touring destination, as the northern slopes of the Grienbärgli glacier invite exhilarating descents.

Ascent / Descent
A) Normal route from Gaulihütte. Difficulty ZS+
- Ascent / descent: 1137m | Counter ascent on descent: 107m
- Starting altitude: 2200 m.a.s.l. | Finish altitude: 3230 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4½ h | Distance: 6.3 km
- Places on the route: Grienbärgli

Ascent / descent
B) to Gaulihütte. Difficulty ZS+
- Ascent / descent: 1285m | Counter ascent on descent: 255m
- Starting altitude: 2200 m.a.s.l. | Finish altitude: 3230 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 2026 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 3230 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4¾ h | Distance: 5.8 km
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Landscape
Highest point
3,230 m
Lowest point
2,025 m

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Start

Gaulihütte, SAC (2,199 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'659'566E 1'163'892N
DD
46.623622, 8.216368
DMS
46°37'25.0"N 8°12'58.9"E
UTM
32T 440006 5163638
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Gauli Hut - Chammliegg - Chammli - Gauli Glacier - Grienbärgli Glacier - Trifthoren Southeast Peak

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'659'566E 1'163'892N
DD
46.623622, 8.216368
DMS
46°37'25.0"N 8°12'58.9"E
UTM
32T 440006 5163638
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.1 km
Duration
4:30 h
Ascent
1,137 m
Descent
1,137 m
Highest point
3,230 m
Lowest point
2,025 m
Multi-stage route
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
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