Analysing terrain data
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Impressive four-thousand-metre summit with beautiful climbing in the ascent.
A ski-technically easy, but technically difficult tour.
If the ice conditions are good, you can climb up the very steep west face and also descend over it.
Access / descent A) Normal route from Klein Matterhorn.
Difficulty ZS- Ascent / descent: 454m | Counter ascent to descent: 188m- Start altitude: 3820 m.a.s.l.
| Destination altitude: 4086 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 3658 m.a.s.l.
| Highest point: 4086 m.a.s.l.
- Time required for ascent: 2¾ h | Distance: 5.1 km - Places along the route: Pollux descentB) to Zermatt.
Difficulty S- Downhill: 2315m | Counter ascent to downhill: 98m- Start altitude: 4086 m.a.s.l.
| Destination altitude: 1865 m.a.s.l.
- Time required downhill: 3½ h | Distance: 13 km- Places along the route: Pollux - Schwarztor