Hornisgrinde, Germany

Prominence: 519 m, 1703 ft

Elevation: 1164 meters, 3819 feet

True Isolation: 54.31 km, 33.75 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 36' 20'' N, 8° 12' 8'' E
48.605511, 8.202344 (Dec Deg)
441198 E 5383911 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionOrtenaukreis

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 31
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2013-09-15 by Matthias Fieles
     2016-02-26 by Lee Newton (GPS Track)
     2016-06-02 by Graeme Rankine (GPS Track)
     2019-09-16 by Martin Richardson (GPS Track)
     2021-11-25 by Josef Nuernberger
     2021-12-03 by Ludovic Schwob (GPS Track)
     2022-04-21 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2022-05-10 by Ludovic Schwob (GPS Track)

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High point of northern Black Forest (Nordschwarzwald)
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A view of the tower and wind turbine on the top of Hornisgrinde on a near white-out day (2016-06-02). Photo by Graeme Rankine.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 519 m/1703 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 519 m/1703 ft
  Key Col: 645 m/2116 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 54.31 km/33.75 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.1192, 8.1342
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RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: German Highlands
Range4: Schwarzwald
Drainage BasinsRhine
North Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Frank Pählke.
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Other Photos

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The summit of Hornisgrinde from the south (2021-12-03). Photo by Ludovic Schwob.
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