Pic Chaussy

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Pic Chaussy
Pic Chaussy.jpg
View from the Ormonts valley (southwest side)
Highest point
Elevation2,351 m (7,713 ft)
Prominence114 m (374 ft) [1]
Parent peakLe Tarent
Coordinates46°22′37.6″N 7°6′46″E / 46.377111°N 7.11278°E / 46.377111; 7.11278Coordinates: 46°22′37.6″N 7°6′46″E / 46.377111°N 7.11278°E / 46.377111; 7.11278
Pic Chaussy is located in Switzerland
Pic Chaussy
Pic Chaussy
Location in Switzerland
LocationVaud, Switzerland
Parent rangeBernese Alps

Pic Chaussy is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, overlooking Les Diablerets to the south. On its northern side lies the Lac Lioson, whilst the Col des Mosses pass flanks its western side. To the east, a ridgeline connects to the peaks of the Châtillon and Le Tarent. Its summit reaches an altitude of 2,351 metres (7,713 ft).[2]

The peak lies on the border between the municipalities of Ormont-Dessous and Ormont-Dessus, both in the Swiss canton of Vaud.[2]


  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is Col de la Chenau (2,237 m)
  2. ^ a b map.geo.admin.ch (Map). Swiss Confederation. Retrieved 2018-08-16.

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