Castor

Castor is a 13,871 ft / 4,228 m mountain peak in the Pennine Alps in Aosta Valley, Italy , Switzerland. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 10th highest mountain in Aosta Valley , 20th highest mountain in Switzerland and the 15th highest mountain in Italy. The nearest peaks are Punta Felik, Breithorn, Pollux, Punta Perazzi, Roccia Nera (Schwarzfluh), and Breithorn (East Zwilling). Castor belongs to the Alps 4000m Peaks Challenge, and the Switzerland 4000m Peaks Challenge peak lists. See the Castor map, 3D fly around, and the Castor photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Castor SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by monkeyproblem

10 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 2, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Castor

  • monkeyproblem
  • cellsman
  • vitalyanisimov
  • davidskala
  • martin-nijboer

Routes Used trails & approaches

40% From Lyskamm

40% to Ayashut

20% from Rifugio Mezzalama

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Alternate Names

Castor

Elevation

13,871 ft / 4,228 m

Prominence

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Height Rank Range

Pennine Alps

Location

Aosta Valley, Italy / Switzerland

Summited by

  • monkeyproblem
  • cellsman
  • SolidBeat
  • vitalyanisimov
  • davidskala
  • martin-nijboer
  • Apoutsiak
  • peter

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