Säntis, Switzerland

Prominence: 2015 m, 6611 ft

Elevation: 2502 meters, 8209 feet

True Isolation: 25.8 km, 16.03 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 14' 58'' N, 9° 20' 35'' E
47.249476, 9.343154 (Dec Deg)
525967 E 5232945 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
State/ProvinceSankt Gallen
Appenzell-Ausserrhoden (Highest Point)
Appenzell-Innerrhoden (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionAppenzell Inner Rhodes (Highest Point)
Hinterland (Highest Point)
Toggenburg (Highest Point)

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     Alpine Peaks with 2000 meters of Prominence (Rank #13)
     Alps Range4 High Points (Rank #27)
     Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #29)
     Ultras of the Alps (Rank #13)
     Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #13)
     Core Europe Peaks with 1500 meters of Prominence (Rank #29)
     Ultras of Core Europe (Rank #29)
     Ultras of Europe (Rank #34)
     Most Prominent Peaks of Switzerland Cantons (Rank #4)
     Switzerland Canton High Points (Rank #12)
     Alpine Peaks with 1000 meters of Prominence (Rank #13)
     Switzerland Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #4)
     Switzerland Peaks with 600 m of Prominence (Rank #4)
     Switzerland Alps Peaks with 600 meters of Prominence (Rank #4)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 89
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 79)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1978-07-30 by Charles Everett
     2008-09-05 by Rob Woodall
     2008-11-16 by Matthias Fieles
     2012-06-15 by Shannon Dillmore
     2016-08-26 by Wolfgang Schrittwieser (GPS Track)
     2016-09-23 by Connor McEntee (GPS Track)
     2018-06-16 by Isabella Flodstrom (GPS Track)
     2018-07-01 by Péter Hugli
     2018-08-03 by Lev Babiev (GPS Track)
     2019-08-03 by Andy Hatzos (GPS Track)
     2020-07-08 by Deividas Valaitis
     2020-07-13 by Nikolaus Zulinski
     2020-07-27 by Emil Maipo
     2021-07-10 by Alfred E Neuman
     2021-08-13 by Nicolaus Marshall
     2022-10-20 by Josef Nuernberger

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View from north-east (2002-08-18). Photo by Iwan Auderset.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2015 m/6611 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2015 m/6611 ft
  Key Col: Ober-Heiligkreuz    487 m/1598 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 25.8 km/16.03 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 47.0508, 9.5642
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Magerrain  (SE)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Alps
Range3: Northern Alps
Range4: Saint Gallen Alps (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsRhine
North Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Looking back over the Lisengrat towards the summit (2021-07-10). Photo by Alfred E Neuman.
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