Hochjoch

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Hochjoch
RifugioBellavista.jpg
Schöne-Aussicht-Hütte (Rifugio Bellavista)
Elevation 2,875 m (9,432 ft)
Location AustriaItaly border
Range Ötztal Alps
Coordinates 46°47′17″N 10°47′58″E / 46.78806°N 10.79944°E / 46.78806; 10.79944Coordinates: 46°47′17″N 10°47′58″E / 46.78806°N 10.79944°E / 46.78806; 10.79944
Hochjoch is located in Austria
Hochjoch
Hochjoch

The Hochjoch (elevation 2,875 m, 9,432 ft) is a mountain pass in the Ötztal Alps on the border between Tyrol, Austria, and South Tyrol, Italy. Located between the Venter and Schnalser valleys, the Hochjoch is covered by the Hochjoch-Ferner glacier.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hochjoch". AEIOU. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 

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