Hörnli 99

Zermatt - Breuil-Cervinia

Open face pitches with the Matterhorn above you.

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
822 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
228 m
Low Point
2.4 km
High Point
2.6 km
Gradient
32˚
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Description

Exiting the Hirli lift start down the black piste and turn immediately left and traverse as far as you like before dropping back down and enjoying the wide open faces. The face eventually hits the Stafelalp piste.

Difficulty

Difficult

Serious gradient of 30-38 degrees where a real risk of slipping exists.

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.

Remoteness

3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

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