Flüela Wisshorn

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Flüela Wisshorn
Flüela Wisshorn from North.jpg
North side
Highest point
Elevation 3,085 m (10,121 ft)
Prominence 632 m (2,073 ft) [1]
Isolation 3.42 kilometres (2.13 mi)
Parent peak Piz Linard
Coordinates 46°45′43.65″N 9°57′59.813″E / 46.7621250°N 9.96661472°E / 46.7621250; 9.96661472Coordinates: 46°45′43.65″N 9°57′59.813″E / 46.7621250°N 9.96661472°E / 46.7621250; 9.96661472
Flüela Wisshorn is located in Switzerland
Flüela Wisshorn
Flüela Wisshorn
Location in Switzerland
Location Graubünden, Switzerland
Parent range Silvretta Alps
First ascent 1880 by O. Schuster, A. Rzewuski, and B. Tauscher [2]

The Flüela Wisshorn is a mountain of the Silvretta Alps, overlooking the Flüela Pass in the Swiss canton of Graubünden.

Access roads[edit]

The climbing route starts from the road which leads to the Fluela pass (2383 m). You can get there by following an attractive road from Davos in the north-west or from Susch in the east.

The normal route to the summit[edit]

You can start walking directly from the pass or from the parking at 2207 m above the sea level below the pass in the direction of Davos. This is a simple walk in the north-east direction towards the Winterlucke pass which is at 2787 m. From there the summit is clearly visible, just follow the rocky ridge.


  1. ^ Swisstopo maps
  2. ^ Günther Flaig, Silvretta alpin: ein Führer für Täler, Hütten und Gipfel, Bergverlag Rother GmbH, 2005, p. 298

External links[edit]