Ruchstock

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Ruchstock
Engelberg.jpg
The Ruchstock (left) from Engelberg
Highest point
Elevation 2,814 m (9,232 ft)
Prominence 255 m (837 ft) [1]
Parent peak Wissigstock
Coordinates 46°51′23.9″N 8°28′13.7″E / 46.856639°N 8.470472°E / 46.856639; 8.470472Coordinates: 46°51′23.9″N 8°28′13.7″E / 46.856639°N 8.470472°E / 46.856639; 8.470472
Geography
Ruchstock is located in Switzerland
Ruchstock
Ruchstock
Location in Switzerland
Location Nidwalden/Uri, Switzerland
Parent range Urner Alps

The Ruchstock is a mountain of the Urner Alps in Central Switzerland. Near its summit is located the tripoint between the cantons of Nidwalden, Uri and Obwalden. The summit itself (2,814 metres) is on the border between Nidwalden and Uri.

The closest localities are Oberrickenbach and Engelberg.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swisstopo maps

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