Dent de Brenleire

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Dent de Brenleire
Dent de Brenleire.jpg
Dent de Brenleire and Dent de Folliéran behind
Highest point
Elevation 2,353 m (7,720 ft)
Prominence 274 m (899 ft) [1]
Isolation 3.1 kilometres (1.9 mi)
Parent peak Vanil Noir
Coordinates 46°33′3″N 7°10′29.2″E / 46.55083°N 7.174778°E / 46.55083; 7.174778Coordinates: 46°33′3″N 7°10′29.2″E / 46.55083°N 7.174778°E / 46.55083; 7.174778
Dent de Brenleire is located in Switzerland
Dent de Brenleire
Dent de Brenleire
Location in Switzerland
Location Fribourg, Switzerland
Parent range Fribourg Alps

The Dent de Brenleire is a mountain of the Fribourg Alps, located south of Charmey in the Swiss canton of Fribourg. It has an elevation of 2,353 metres above sea level and is amongst the highest summits in the canton of Fribourg, after the Vanil Noir, the Vanil de l'Ecri and the Pointe de Paray. It is also the highest mountain entirely within the canton.

The summit of the Dent de Brenleire is accessible by a trail running on the east side of the mountain, from the Gros Mont.


  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is located west of Dent de Folliéran at 2,079 m.

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