Zugspitze, Germany/Austria

Prominence: 1746 m, 5728 ft

Elevation: 2962 meters, 9718 feet

True Isolation: 25.78 km, 16.02 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 25' 16'' N, 10° 59' 4'' E
47.421183, 10.984472 (Dec Deg)
649678 E 5253879 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
CountryGermany (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceBavaria (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionReutte (Highest Point)
Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Zugspitze:
     Europe High Points - Inclusive Grab Bag (Rank #12)
     Europe UN Member High Points (Rank #10)
     Core Europe Country High Points (Rank #6)
     Europe High Points with Iberian Substitution (Rank #6)
     Europe Country High Points (Rank #9)
     Europe Country Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #21)
     Alps Range4 High Points (Rank #21)
     Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #50)
     Germany State High Points (Rank #1)
     Ultras of the Alps (Rank #21)
     UN Member State High Points (Rank #68)
     Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #21)
     World Country High Points (Rank #72)
     Core Europe Peaks with 1500 meters of Prominence (Rank #50)
     Ultras of Core Europe (Rank #50)
     Ultras of Europe (Rank #61)
     Austria Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #5)
     Alpine Peaks with 1000 meters of Prominence (Rank #21)
     Germany Alps Peaks with 600 meters of Prominence (Rank #1)
     Germany Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #1)
     Germany Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #1)
(Peak is on over 20 lists; Not all shown here.)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 351
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 322)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-08-07 by Greg Slayden
     2000-09-15 by Norbert Schaefer
     2008-09-04 by Rob Woodall
     2009-06-26 by Rickard Colliander
     2009-09-12 by Habakuk Tibatong
     2010-09-08 by Lee Humphries
     2011-01-16 by Mark Moreno (Unsuccessful)
     2012-05-28 by Lee Newton
     2013-07-16 by Nick Goumas
     2013-08-26 by Matthias Ihl
     2014-11-09 by Alex Houpt
     2015-07-31 by Andrew Rankine (GPS Track)
     2015-08-22 by Swingshift Hiker
     2015-10-25 by Rich Jar (Unsuccessful)
     2015-11-14 by Eric Morrill
     2016-09-30 by Edward Wilson
     2017-06-19 by Eric Eff
     2017-08-04 by Caj Svensson (GPS Track)
     2017-09-05 by Lev Babiev (GPS Track)
     2018-07-02 by Ted Ehrlich
     2018-07-12 by Isabella Flodstrom (GPS Track)
     2019-07-31 by Justus Cöster (GPS Track)
     2019-08-05 by Andy Hatzos (GPS Track)
     2019-08-31 by Josef Nuernberger
     2019-11-22 by Douglas Harris
     2020-09-07 by Maarten Immerzeel
     2021-07-06 by Dhruv Garg (GPS Track)
     2021-08-11 by Iona Feldman
     2021-08-25 by Péter Hugli
     2021-09-02 by Isaac Porter
     2022-07-02 by Andrew Rankine
     2022-07-02 by Arjan van Denzen
     2022-08-13 by David Odenwalder

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In 1993 the summit area of the Zugspitze was a mess of construction (1993-08-07).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1746 m/5728 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1746 m/5728 ft
  Key Col: West of Fernpass    1216 m/3990 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 25.78 km/16.02 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 47.19, 11.0117
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Acherkogel  (S)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Alps
Range3: Northern Alps
Range4: Bavarian Alps (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsDanube
Black Sea
Sea of Marmara
Aegean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Route #1 Railroad
Route #2 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: 1228 m/4029 ft
Vertical Gain: 1734 m/5689 ft
Distance (one way): 5.07 km/3.15 mi
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Zugspitze from the west (2012-08-11). Photo by Robert Garneau.
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The Peak of Zugspitze (2015-06-04). Photo by Trevor Bollmann.
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Summit of Zugspitze, Germany's highest mountain (2009). Photo by Lee Humphries.
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2962 m - Zugspitze (2002-07-12). Photo by Jan Matiášek.
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