Ritzlihorn

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Ritzlihorn
Ritzlihorn 3263m 20110816-2.JPG
Ritzlihorn seen from Gelmersee (in the foreground is the Stampfhoren)
Elevation 3,282 m (10,768 ft)
Prominence 342 m (1,122 ft)[1]
Parent peak Finsteraarhorn
Location
Ritzlihorn is located in Switzerland
Ritzlihorn
Ritzlihorn
Location in Switzerland
Location Bern, Switzerland
Range Bernese Alps
Coordinates 46°38′0.5″N 8°15′31.4″E / 46.633472°N 8.258722°E / 46.633472; 8.258722Coordinates: 46°38′0.5″N 8°15′31.4″E / 46.633472°N 8.258722°E / 46.633472; 8.258722
Climbing
First ascent 1816 by Johann Jakob Frey [2]

The Ritzlihorn (3,282 m) is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, overlooking Handegg in the canton of Bern. It lies on the range east of the Gauli Glacier and north of the Bächlistock.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps and Google Earth. The key col is the Gruebenjoch (2,940 m).
  2. ^ Paul Caminada, Pioniere der Alpentopographie: die Geschichte der Schweizer Kartenkunst, AS Verlag, 2003. Page 179

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