Bernese Oberland Day 5: Konkordia Hut to Hollandia Hut

Bernese Oberland

Traverse the Kranzberg before a spectacular descent

Ski Touring Moderate

Distance
11 km
Ascent
1.3 km
Descent
873 m
Duration
5-6 hrs
Low Point
2.7 km
High Point
3.6 km
Gradient
52˚
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Bernese Oberland Day 5: Konkordia Hut to Hollandia Hut Map

Description

The traverse of the Kranzberg (3666m) is your task for the day. This peak overlooks the Konkordiaplatz and is an excellent peak to take in on the way to the destination hut. After bagging the peak, the descent to the Grosser Aletschfirn is spectacular and leads on to the Hollandia hut (3240m).

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Best time to visit

March, April, May

Features

  • Ski Safari

Equipment required

  • Skins

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