Finsteraarhorn

The Finsteraarhorn is the highest peak in the Bernese Alps and the highest summit in the Alps lying outside the main chain. The Finsteraarhorn is the third most prominent peak in the Alps. Since 2001 the whole massif and surrounding glaciers are part of the Jungfrau-Aletsch World Heritage Site.

Finsteraarhorn SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by jonwilphoto

2 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Mar 13, 1968. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Junfraujoch- Weissnolan, and out through ZUG.

Others who’ve claimed Finsteraarhorn

  • utaphilipp

Routes Used trails & approaches

50% Junfraujoch- Weissnolan

50% out through ZUG

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Elevation

14,022 ft / 4,274 m

Prominence

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Height Rank Range

Bernese Alps

Location

Switzerland

Peak Lists

Claimed by

  • jonwilphoto
  • utaphilipp

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