Fletschhorn, Switzerland

Prominence: 301 m, 987 ft

Elevation: 3986 meters, 13,077 feet

True Isolation: 1.08 km, 0.67 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 10' 2'' N, 8° 0' 9'' E
46.167171, 8.002489 (Dec Deg)
422994 E 5113105 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionBrig

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 10
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1966-07-14 by Frederick Johnson
     1993-08-21 by Greg Slayden (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2009-09-12 by Matthias Fieles

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The Fletschhorn just misses the 4000-meter mark, but it is still an impressive summit, as seen here on the approach from Weissmies Hut (1993-08-21).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 301 m/987 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 301 m/987 ft
  Line Parent: Lagginhorn
  Key Col: Fletschjoch    3685 m/12,090 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.08 km/0.67 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.1575, 8.0033
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lagginhorn  (S)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Alps
Range3: Southern Alps
Range4: Pennine Alps
Range5: Weissmies Group
Ridges/DividesWestern Pyrennes Crest
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Lion
Western Mediterranean
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Adriatic Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Route #1 Snow Climb
Trailhead: (Ski Lift) 2397 m/7864 ft
Vertical Gain: 1589 m/5213 ft
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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