Rotstöckli

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Rotstöckli
Rotstöckli.jpg
The Rotstöckli from the Titlis Glacier (south-east side)
Highest point
Elevation 2,901 m (9,518 ft)
Prominence 46 m (151 ft) [1]
Isolation 0.3 km (0.19 mi) [2]
Parent peak Titlis
Listing Canton high point
Coordinates 46°46′39″N 8°25′33″E / 46.77750°N 8.42583°E / 46.77750; 8.42583Coordinates: 46°46′39″N 8°25′33″E / 46.77750°N 8.42583°E / 46.77750; 8.42583
Geography
Rotstöckli is located in Switzerland
Rotstöckli
Rotstöckli
Location in Switzerland
Location Obwalden/Nidwalden, Switzerland
Parent range Urner Alps
Geology
Mountain type Limestone

The Rotstöckli (2,901 m) is a peak of the Urner Alps below the Titlis, on the border between the Swiss cantons of Obwalden and Nidwalden. It is Nidwalden's highest point. The summit is split between the municipalities of Engelberg (Obwalden) and Wolfenschiessen (Nidwalden).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps and Google Earth. The key col is located south-east of the summit at 2,855 metres.
  2. ^ Retrieved from Google Earth. The nearest point of higher elevation is on the Titlis.

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