Mürtschenstock

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Mürtschenstock
Ruchen
Mürtschenstock - Pfannenstiel 2010-10-01 17-23-34.JPG
View from the Pfannenstiel (west side)
Elevation 2,441 m (8,009 ft)
Prominence 601 m (1,972 ft)[1]
Location
Mürtschenstock is located in Switzerland
Mürtschenstock
Mürtschenstock
Location in Switzerland
Location Glarus, Switzerland
Range Glarus Alps
Coordinates 47°4′10.4″N 9°8′41.3″E / 47.069556°N 9.144806°E / 47.069556; 9.144806Coordinates: 47°4′10.4″N 9°8′41.3″E / 47.069556°N 9.144806°E / 47.069556; 9.144806

The Mürtschenstock is a mountain of the Glarus Alps, overlooking the Walensee in the canton of Glarus. It is composed of several summit, of which the highest (named Ruchen) has an elevation of 2,441 metres above sea level. The two other main summit are the Stock (2,390 m) and the Fulen (2,410 m).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is the Mürtschenfurggel (1,840 m).

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