Grand Gendarme

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Grand Gendarme
Weisshorn from Bishorn.JPG
Grand Gendarme and Weisshorn (left)
Highest point
Elevation4,331 m (14,209 ft)
Prominence71 m (233 ft) [1]
Parent peakWeisshorn
Coordinates46°06′26″N 7°42′42.8″E / 46.10722°N 7.711889°E / 46.10722; 7.711889Coordinates: 46°06′26″N 7°42′42.8″E / 46.10722°N 7.711889°E / 46.10722; 7.711889
Grand Gendarme is located in Switzerland
Grand Gendarme
Grand Gendarme
Location in Switzerland
Parent rangePennine Alps

The Grand Gendarme is a minor summit on the Weisshorn north ridge in the Pennine Alps. Because of its small prominence it was included in the enlarged list of alpine four-thousanders.


  1. ^ Swisstopo maps

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