Distance

5.4 km to summit

30.0 km total

Elevation

4,198 m start

4,574 m max

Vertical

1,086 m gain

Time

4 hr 58 min to summit

19 hr 53 min total

Day 7: after doing Ludwigshohe and Parrotspitze in the dark, we summited Signalkuppe and Zumsteinspitze. We tried to walk on the knife-edge snow ridge towards the Dufourspitze but the snow was unstable so we retreated to the Gorner glacier rushing all the way down to the Monte Rosa hut. Then after a very long walk with routefinding on glacier and morraine with ups and downs we finally made it to Zermatt after a total of 20 hours of walking...

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