|Elevation||2,149 m (7,051 ft)|
Fuorn Pass or Ofen Pass (Romansh: Pass dal Fuorn, German: Ofenpass, Italian: Passo del Forno) (el. 2149 m.) is a high alpine mountain pass in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland. The name is based on the ovens that were used in ironworks in the area. The ruins of these ovens can still be seen from nearby trails.
In 2004, the biggest Honey fungus spotted in Europe was found near the Pass. The fungus is about 1,000 years old and its diameter is estimated at 500 to 800 meters.
- Profile on climbbybike.com
- Max Bundi: Fuorn Pass in Romansh, German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Switzerland.
- Hike:Fuorn Hike Switzerland, Graubünden
The Ortler, East of the Fuorn Pass
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