Vorder Glärnisch

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Vorder Glärnisch
The Vorder Glärnisch with the Glärnisch (background right) from Glarus
Highest point
Elevation2,327 m (7,635 ft)
Prominence267 m (876 ft) [1]
Parent peakGlärnisch
Coordinates47°01′19″N 9°02′28″E / 47.02194°N 9.04111°E / 47.02194; 9.04111Coordinates: 47°01′19″N 9°02′28″E / 47.02194°N 9.04111°E / 47.02194; 9.04111
Vorder Glärnisch is located in Switzerland
Vorder Glärnisch
Vorder Glärnisch
Location in Switzerland
LocationGlarus, Switzerland
Parent rangeSchwyzer Alps

The Vorder Glärnisch (2,327 m) is a mountain of the Schwyzer Alps, overlooking the valley of the Linth in the canton of Glarus. It lies north-east of the higher Glärnisch (2,914 m).

Unlike its higher neighbour, the Vorder Glärnisch can be ascended via a trail on its north-west side.


  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps and Google Earth. The key col is the Furggle (2,060 m).

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