View from the Simplon Pass (west side)
|Elevation||3,192 m (10,472 ft)|
|Prominence||325 m (1,066 ft) |
|Parent peak||Monte Leone|
|Parent range||Lepontine Alps|
The car access is both from Italian and Swiss sides by following the road towards the Simplon pass. The closest cities are Domodossola on the Italian side and Brig on the Swiss side. If you need accommodation on the pass, you have Simplon Hospiz (Hospice du Simplon).
Normal climbing route
To climb Hübschhorn you start walking from the road towards a small lake which is directly below the mountain (Rotelsee). From there continue up by following a hardly visible steep path. You will need around three hours from the road to the summit.
- Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is the Homattupass (2,867 m).
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