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Männliflue spur north face

North Face ski descent

Ski Touring Extreme

37 km
2.1 km
2.7 km
1 day +
Low Point
668 m
High Point
2.6 km
Männliflue spur north face Map

This is a popular ski touring route which is generally considered to be extreme. It's extremely remote, it features extreme exposure (e4) and is typically done between January and March. From a low point of 668 m to the maximum altitude of 2.6 km, the route covers 37 km, 2073 vertical metres of ascent and 2748 vertical metres of descent. You'll need rope, skins, ice axe and crampons to complete it safely.


Männliflue North Face descent. Uphill from south side. Taking the Männliflue normal way from Fieldirch then at the end going more on the left side. the last 40m requires crampons for a little steeper part, this is in grass.



Extreme skiing terrain above 45 degrees. These routes are reserved for experienced experts.

Extreme Exposure (E4)

4 out of 4

In case of a fall, the skier faces certain death.


4 out of 4

In the high mountains or remote conditions, all individuals must be completely autonomous in every situation.

Best time to visit

between January and March


  • Face
  • Cliffs
  • Ski Mountaineering

Equipment required

  • Rope
  • Skins
  • Ice axe
  • Crampons